Martin County Agriculture Scholarships

The Agri-business Committee of the Fairmont Area Chamber offers 2 $4,200 scholarships to two Martin County  graduating high school seniors who are planning to pursue  bachelor’s degrees in agriculture-related programs. AFA Community Scholars are awarded a $3,200 academic scholarship and sponsorship to the AFA Leaders Conference.

These scholarships are made possible through a cooperative agreement with Agriculture Future of America (AFA) along with local sponsorships from AgStar Financial Services, Bank Midwest, Cargill, Inc., Dutch Creek Farms, Fairmont Veterinary Clinic, Kahler Automation, Martin County Corn & Soybean Growers, Martin County Pork Producers, Preferred Capital Management, Profinium Financial, Valero Renewable Fuels Company, Inc. WFS and Zoetis.

Applications accepted each year from January through mid-March. Students may apply online at In order to prepare for the application process a worksheet is available HERE.

If you need help filling out the application, please contact:

Johnna Wallingford

Program Coordinator | Agriculture Future of America

P.O. Box 414838 | Kansas City, MO  64141

P: 816-472-4232 | C: 816-449-8341 | F: 816-472-4239 |