Country Visions Cooperative and CP Feeds, LLC scholarship program recognizes and rewards area students who wish to further their education at a college, university, technical or vocational school. A total of 30 graduating high school seniors, whose parents are active members of these agriculture-based companies, will each receive a $1,000 scholarship. Student employees and children of employees can qualify for one of three additional scholarship awards that have been added, without having to meet the purchase level of the scholarship’s eligibility requirements. This brings the total scholarship count to 33 for this school year.
Investing in the future is important to these companies as displayed through their support for student education and the growth of their companies. Country Visions and CP Feeds pledge to attract and maintain an outstanding group of employees and that is evident in the long-standing commitment in years of service by many of their employees.
These scholarships present a wonderful opportunity to expand the educational resources available for a new generation of leaders from the communities they serve.
The 2022 graduating high school senior must be enrolled for the upcoming school year in an undergraduate degree program at an accredited college or university, or planning to attend a vocational or technical school.
The parents, parent, or legal guardian of the student must be a member of Country Visions Cooperative or CP Feeds, LLC and have purchased at least $2000 worth of goods and services in the year prior to application from Country Visions, CP Feeds or the former CHS Larsen Cooperative. (Three of the scholarships will be awarded as an Employee Scholarship. Student employees, or children of employees, are eligible for this scholarship without meeting the purchase requirement, but still must meet the other eligibility requirements.They must be an employee of Country Visions Cooperative or CP Feeds at the time the application is submitted.) A student may qualify for the employee scholarship and the Country Visions/CP Feeds scholarship, but only 1 scholarship will be awarded per student.
Applicant must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale during their previous educational years.
Details and application requirements are available at www.countryvisionscoop.com and questions about the program can be submitted to [email protected]
Applications, including all required data, must be postmarked or delivered to Country Visions office by March 31, 2022.
Judging:The Country Visions Cooperative and CP Feeds scholarship fund selection committee has sole authority for granting scholarship awards. Scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of academic performance, recommendations, essay question response, extra-curricular activities, employment experience and completion of application. Preference will be given to students majoring in agriculture.