Monty’s Plant Food Company, a Louisville, Ky.-based manufacturer of plant and soil enhancement products for the agriculture industry, is accepting applications from Georgia students for four $1,000 college scholarships.
The awards will be made in conjunction with the National Future Farmers of America to high-school seniors who are FFA members.
To be eligible students must also meet criteria including:
• Resides in Georgia or South Carolina
• Live on a family farm
• Plan to pursue post-secondary education and study agronomy and crop science, sustainable agriculture, soil science or soil conservation
• Have a minimum grade-point average of 3.25
• Have participated in community service
A complete list of criteria is at www.montysplantfood.com. Scholarship applications are available online at www.ffa.org/scholarships. The deadline to apply is Feb. 15, 2013. The scholarships will be awarded in May.