FFA Cheryl Dant Hennesy Scholarship

Cheryl Dant Hennesy Scholarship

FFA Cheryl Dant Hennesy ScholarshipIn 2013, the National FFA Organization is offering $2.1 million in scholarships designed to fit the diversity of their applicants. Scholarships are sponsored by businesses and individuals through the National FFA Foundation and are given for a wide variety of experiences, career goals and higher education plans. The selection process takes into account the whole student – FFA involvement, work experience, Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE), community service, leadership skills and academics.

Even if you don’t qualify for this scholarship, be sure to check out the National FFA website scholarship page.

https://www.ffa.org (“Participate” Tab and “Grants & Scholarships” Link)

Contact Info: email: scholarships@ffa.org

Deadline: February 8

Award Amount: $1,250 (Renewable for 3 additional years; must maintain a 2.0 GPA)

Eligibility: Women pursuing a 2- or 4-year degree in any area of study; residing in Georgia, Kentucky, or Tennessee. Must demonstrate financial need as well as individual motivation.

Requirements: Online Application, 2 Short Essays, Student and Parental Financial Information, Class Rank, GPA, and ACT or SAT Score. Applicants must create or update their Profile (My Information) in AgCN before beginning an application.