College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

National Poultry & Food Distributors Association (NPFDA) Scholarship

Sponsor: National Poultry & Food Distributors Association  |  Application Deadline: May 31, 2017

Scholarship URL: http://www.npfda.org/npfda-scholarships


Scholarship Description

The NATIONAL POULTRY & FOOD DISTRIBUTORS ASSOCIATION is pleased to award scholarships to various students of agricultural colleges and universities across the US.

Each student selected will receive a $2000 - $2500.00 scholarship from NPFDA.


Eligibility Requirements

To qualify, each applicant must:

  • Be a college junior or senior the upcoming (award) year at a U.S. institution
  • Be enrolled as a full time student
  • Be pursuing a Poultry or related Agricultural, Ag Business degree – Agricultural Business, Poultry Science, Food science, Animal Science, Pre Vet, Food Marketing, Ag. Econ., etc. (Unrelated degrees such as Dietetics, Hospitality, English, or Nursing will not be considered).
  • Provide his or her current official transcript - sealed. Transcripts should be sent from the school. We will match it to the student. Requests these to be sent as early as possible.
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from his or her Dean, Department Head and/or advisor - this too, may be mailed separately.
  • Complete the application
  • Provide a one-page letter describing his or her goals and aspirations

All applications and documents must be received by the NPFDA office no later than May 31st. Only Official transcripts will be accepted after the deadline due to window between semester end and deadline.

Click Here for the Scholarship Application

In late spring, the scholarship committee will review all applicants. The scholarship winners are chosen based on their aspirations, extra-curricular activities, as well as their academic progress. It is NPFDA’s goal not only to help students achieve their degrees, but to help students who may become effective leaders in our industry one day.


Application Information

Apply Online

For Additional scholarship opportunities, you may want to check out https://www.cappex.com/scholarships

NPFDA SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION, INC. 
2014 Osborne Rd Saint Marys, GA 31558 
P: 770-535-9901 
F: 770-535-7385


Contact Information

Kristin McWhorter

2014 Osborne Rd
Saint Marys, GA 31558
United States


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