Golden State Farm Credit Scholarship Program
Golden State Farm Credit is dedicated to helping young people achieve careers in farming and agriculture. Since 1993, Golden State Farm Credit has awarded over $300,000 in scholarships.
The 2018 scholarship application will be posted in the early spring of 2018. Scholarship eligibility typically includes:
- Students must reside or attend / have attended a high school within the chartered territory of Golden State Farm Credit, ACA, or have parents whom are customers of Golden State Farm Credit.
- Students must exhibit academic excellence - minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
- Students must be enrolled in or entering a full-time program of study at a college or university.
- Students' declared major must be directly related to agriculture.
In 2017, a total of $5,000 was awarded by Golden State Farm Credit to the following recipients:
|Lexi Schultz||Fresno State University||Ag Business|
|Will Macdonald||Chico State University||Animal Science|
|Bailey Brownfield||Chico State University||Ag Business|
|Elizabeth Gingles||Fresno State University||Plant Health|
High School Recipients
|Name||High School||Will be Attending||Major|
|Anthony Augusto||Lemoore High School||Cal Poly, SLO||Ag Engineering|
|Arvin Sihota||Selma High School||Fresno State University||Ag Business|
|Mahlon Owens||Red Bluff High School||Cal Poly, SLO||Ag Communications|
|Mitchell Miya||Sierra Pacific High School||Undecided||Ag Engineering|
|Kegan Richards||Red Bluff High School||Humboldt State University||Range Ecology|
|Michael Romo||Hamilton High School||Chico State University||Crop Science|
|Kayla McGiffin||Red Bluff High School||Shasta Jr. College||Animal Science|