Apply for a Scholarship from National Poultry & Food Distributors Association

Posted: January 20, 2014

The NPFDA (National Poultry & Food Distributors Association) Scholarship Foundation is entering its 35th year of scholarship assistance. Every year, they award four $1,500 scholarships to students in the fields of poultry science, food science, agricultural economics/marketing, nutrition and all other areas of study related to the poultry industry.

Deadline: March 31, 2014

All applications and documents must be received by the NPFDA office no later than May 31, 2014.

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.
  • Provide his or her current official transcript - sealed
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from his or her Dean, Department Head and/or advisor
  • Complete the enclosed application
  • Provide a one-page letter describing his or her goals and aspirations

 For more information and to apply online, go to NPFDA Scholarships.