The DeKalb County Farm Bureau Foundation announces the availability of Senior Scholarships.
The Foundation will grant 10 scholarships to deserving high school seniors pursuing a college education. High school seniors who will be attending a two or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school in the fall of 2020 are eligible to apply.
To be eligible, a students’ immediate family must have been a member in good standing of the DeKalb County Farm Bureau continuously since Jan. 1, 2018.
Scholarship selection is based on academics, leadership, and community service. The scholarship award is for a total of $1,200 for the freshman year of college.
The application form can be found at www.PlantALegacy.org/scholarships. Complete the application and submit online. A high school transcript and academic information is also required from high school counselors.
The complete application is due by Friday, March 20.
Danna Sanderson was one of the 2019 recipients of the DeKalb County Farm Bureau Senior Scholarship. She is a freshman at the University of Illinois in advertising.