Youth Development & Agricultural Education

Scholarships

Indiana Prairie Farmer Outstanding Freshman in Agricultural Communication Award
Recognizes a qualified and incoming freshman, based on scholarship, extracurricular activities, and commitment to the agricultural communication program at Purdue. The winner receives a plaque and a $500 scholarship award. In addition, the student will be interviewed for a feature story in Indiana Prairie Farmer upon arriving to campus in the fall.

Application will be available in mid-December



Outstanding Sophomore in Agricultural Communication Award – Farm World
Recognizes a rising sophomore for his/her contributions to the public understanding of agriculture, outstanding academic performance, and involvement in professional and community activities. The winner receives a plaque and a $500 scholarship award.

Application will be available in mid-December



Outstanding Junior in Agricultural Communication Award – The Farmer’s Exchange
Recognizes a rising junior studying agricultural communication at Purdue University. The $500 award and plaque recognizes scholarship and involvement, as well as outstanding journalistic performance and potential. A plaque will be awarded to the winning recipient on behalf of The Farmer’s Exchange at a designated agricultural event.

Application will be available in mid-December



Outstanding Senior in Agricultural Communication Award – Indiana Farm Bureau, Inc.
Recognizes a rising senior for his/her contributions to the public understanding of agriculture, outstanding academic performance, and involvement in professional and community activities. The winner receives a plaque and a $500 scholarship award.

Application will be available in mid-December