A Committee appointed by the Muskegon County Farm Bureau Board of
Directors will determine the recipient(s) and value of scholarship(s) awarded.
Scholarships shall be up to and including $1000.00, but not less than $500.00. Multiple
scholarships shall be awarded at the discretion of the Muskegon County Farm Bureau
Scholarships will be awarded at an awards ceremony for the respective school.
The money will be awarded after the student has completed their first semester of
higher learning, and has maintained a grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4-
point scale for the semester.
Applicant must apply by March 1st of the current school year.
- Applicant must submit a letter of recommendation from their high school Principal
or Senior Counselor, and include an official transcript of their high school classes.
- Applicant must submit a resume (two pages maximum) of work and/or volunteer
experience(s); and any involvement, in the community, school, FFA, sports, fine
arts, 4-H, and church etc.; please include also any awards and honors received.
- Applicant must include a one, no more than two page essay, about their family; career
plans and goals; why they wish to pursue them; reasons for requesting this scholarship;
and any specific circumstances that should be considered by the scholarship committee.
- Applicant must submit a non-returnable photograph, which can be used for
Completed applications should be sent to:
Muskegon County Farm Bureau
1715 N Getty St.
Muskegon, MI 4945