HSF/Monsanto Fund Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Program Description:The HSF/Monsanto Fund Scholarship Program is a scholarship of $10,000 per year.  Selected students will receive $10,000 for one academic year, renewable the following year upon confirmation of continued eligibility.  Although not a requirement, preference will be given to students who are participants of a College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP).Eligibility Requirements:    * Be of Hispanic American heritage   * Be a U.S. Citizen or a legal permanent resident of the United States with a valid Social Security Number at the time of application.  All legal permanent residents must submit a copy of their valid permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551.  * Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale.  * Be a Sophomore majoring in Agriculture Science/Agronomy (includes Agriculture Engineering), Biology (includes Molecular Biology), Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Bioengineering/Biotechnology, Chemistry, Zoology (includes Entomology), Engineering, Botany/Horticulture (includes Crop Science, Plant Science, Plant Pathology), Chemical Engineering (includes Process Engineering), Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Civil Engineering, Finance, Accounting, Business Administration (includes Procurement, Logistics, Supply Chain Management), Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Information Technology (IT/MIS)    * Must apply for federal financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Year of Need: College Sophomore,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 10000

Max Award: 20000

Deadline: 2019-11-01


Sponsoring Organization Hispanic Scholarship Fund
55 Second Street Suite 1500
San Francisco, CA 94105

Contact Person:

Phone: 1-877-473-4636

Fax: 415-808-2302