The Gordon R. Thomas Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Description

ELIGIBILITY:  Pursuing a four-year degree in agronomy and crop science.  Applicant must be a resident of Illinois and plan to attend the University of Illinois.  Minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale required.  Applicant will be selected on the basis of potential to succeed.  Applicant must exhibit strong leadership skills, extracurricular accomplishments, have work-related experience in the field of agriculture, community involvement and produce a statement of educational and career goals.AWARD: One scholarship at $1,250, non-renewable.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 1250

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-02-15


Sponsoring Organization National FFA Organization
6060 FFA Drive P.O. Box 68960
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

Contact Person: Program Manager

Phone: 317-802-6099