Scholarship Program

Cooperative Farmers Elevator offers (5) five $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors pursuing an agricultural-related major at a technical school or college. CFE supports deserving students who have a passion for agriculture, a desire to attain their educational goals and driven to succeed to their fullest ability.

Student Eligibility:

  • High school senior, graduating mid-term or in the spring
  • The parent of the student must be a Class A or B member of CFE
  • Must intend to major in agricultural-related major at a technical school or college
  • Legal U.S. citizen or permanent resident
Applications for 2021 are now closed. Scholarships open each year on January 1st and are due in April. Check back January 1, 2022 to apply for 2022. Questions contact scholarships@coopfe.com

 

Scholarship Winners 2021

DYLAN WINKEL

George-Little Rock High School

Major: Ag Business at South Dakota State University

THEA DEBOER

George-Little Rock High School

Major: Animal Science & Equine Science at South Dakota State University

DYLAN PLATT

Sibley-Ocheyedan High School

Major: Ag Business & Management at Minnesota West Community & Technical College

GABRIEL KOOIKER

Central Lyon High School

Major: Ag Production at Minnesota West Community & Technical College

OLIVIA GROOTERS

Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn High School

Major: Pre-vet &/or Animal Science at Buena Vista University

AAS Ag Program Sponsorship

Cooperative Farmers Elevator is offering (3) three 2-year full tuition sponsorships to any high school seniors pursuing an Associates of Applied Science Ag degree at a participating technical college.

Student Eligibility:

  • High school senior, graduating mid-term or in the spring
  • Legal U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Must major in the AAS Ag program at a participating technical college listed in guidelines

Requirements:

Sponsorship recipients must complete the AAS Ag program in person or online. Recipients will be scheduled for part-time employment or complete their on-the-job training (OJT) during the duration of the program to gain hands on experience and knowledge. Recipients shall remain employed for (3) three years minimum following graduation.

Applications due July 1, 2021. View guidelines and complete application below. Questions contact scholarships@coopfe.com


  Guidelines & Application