CIA Scholarship Applications Due May 1

Five scholarships are available from the Chisago-Isanti-Anoka (CIA) Dairy Association.
Each scholarship is worth $500 for the 2011-2012 school year. Eligible students include those pursuing a career in agriculture of food sciences. Students must be enrolled in a post-secondary institution, but does not have to be a four-year school.
High school seniors are the target, to encourage students to join the agriculture industry. Keep in mind applicants must live in Chisago, Isanti or Anoka counties. Funds will be distributed at the end of a successful term with a GPA of at least 2.0.
High school counselors should contact Diane Buehring at 320.358.4625 to obtain applications. A request may be sent to: Diane Buehring, 51100 Driftwood Avenue, Rush City, MN 55069 as well.
All applications are due May 1.
This article courtesy of Farm Plus Financial. For information regarding agricultural finance opportunities contact our offices at 866-929-5585.
Written by: Melissa Warner / Farm Plus Financial staff writer