Sustainability scholarships available to college students
Applications for the $5,000 Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry Scholarship are being accepted through March 30.
The scholarship, administered by the Rochester Area Foundation, is aimed at college juniors and seniors from southeast Minnesota who have a interest in sustainability in the fields of agriculture and forestry.
Applicants must show a commitment to sustainability in the fields of agriculture and forestry, have demonstrated leadership and communication skills, and are interested in pursuing a career in sustainable agriculture and/or forestry.
The fund was established in 2015 and has awarded scholarships to three students so far.