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J. Fielding Reed Scholarship

Award, Fellow, and Scholarship nominations initiated by April 09, 2013
Reference Letters and Final Nomination submission by April 17, 2013

The J. Fielding Reed Scholarship was established in recognition of Dr. Reed's life-long commitment to advancing the knowledge of agriculture through his work in soil science and natural resources, and his passion for educating students. Funds for the scholarship are made available through the Agronomic Science Foundation and administered by the American Society of Agronomy. The purpose of this scholarship is to honor an outstanding undergraduate senior pursuing a career in soil or plant sciences. The scholarship is in the amount of $1000.

  1. The nominee will be an undergraduate, pursuing a career in the plant or soil sciences, and graduating sometime in 2012.
  2. The nominee will have earned a 3.0, or above, cumulative grade point average at the time that the application is submitted.
  3. Nominations should contain a history of community and campus leadership activities, specifically in agriculture.

Nominee Qualifications:

  1. Current School
  2. Department Name
  3. Graduation Date
    (Character Limit: 8)
  4. Letter of Interest
    Provide a letter of interest that states your strengths and accomplishments, including a history of community and campus leadership activities, particularly in agriculture; also include your graduaation date. (Character Limit: 3000)
  5. Resume
    Provide a resume that includes major, year in school, and cumulative grade point average. (Character Limit: 6000)

Add References To Nomination

Provide contact information (name, full mailing address, phone, and email) for three individuals who will submit online reference letters.

Note: Monitor these three letters online under "Nominations" as you will need to log in and submit the completed nomination containing the three reference letters.

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