2017 Scholarship Application
California Chapter of the American Society of Agronomy (CALASA) scholarship to eligible students. Key information below, and all information needed to apply is found in the attached application form, as well as at the CALASA website: http://calasa.ucdavis.edu/files/252196.pdf
Application materials must be postmarked or emailed by JANUARY 6, 2017 to be considered for the scholarship. Please help us get this on the students’ radar before they head off for winter break.
The California Chapter of the American Society of Agronomy will award a total of up to $2,000 in scholarships to two eligible California residents currently enrolled a degree program in crop production, plant science, soil science or a related field at a 4-year California College or University.
1. The applicant must be an undergraduate of at least sophomore-level standing and be enrolled full-time the semester or quarter of the award or the semester or quarter immediately following the award. Enrollment must be at one of the following schools: California State University, Chico or Fresno; California State Polytechnic University Pomona or San Luis Obispo; or the University of California Berkeley, Davis, Riverside, or Santa Cruz.
2. Be a resident of California.
3. Have a minimum GPA of 2.5 (based on a 4.0 scale) calculated through the last quarter or semester prior to application.
4. Candidates must submit two letters of recommendation; at least one from a college or university faculty member and the other can be from an agricultural industry representative or employer.