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The Northern Neck Vegetable Growers Association continues their commitment to agriculture and the region this year by offering three scholarships totaling $10,000 to deserving area youth studying agriculture.
Eligible applicants must live in one of the counties served by the Northern Neck of Virginia Farmers Market.
Successful applicants must be 18-24 yrs. old and at least graduating seniors in high school. These funds are only eligible for use for undergraduate course work and can include community college agricultural programming and technical training.
A strong emphasis will be placed on a demonstrated commitment to agriculture not only with course work but also community involvement and career goals.
The deadline for applications is May 2, 2014 at 5 p.m.
Applications must be physically in the office, no electronic transmissions accepted.