Purpose and Goals
The Nevada Heritage Foundation is purposed to promote the understanding of agriculture and its importance. This is achieved by providing financial support and encouragement for education, training and research that relates to or benefits agriculture.
The rich tradition of agriculture is recognized for its significant contribution to the economic, cultural and social development of the state of Nevada. The goals of the foundation are to support agriculture in the future through education.
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Deadline: July 1, 2016
Please email your completed application to Jill Combs email@example.com
The 2016 scholarship award is open to any student graduating from an accredited Nevada high school in 2016 and furthering their education in a course of study pertaining to agriculture.
Application procedure: Students wishing to apply for this scholarship should send the completed application along with a copy of their most current high school transcript and 2 letters of recommendation to:
Dave Fulstone Scholarship Committee
Nevada Farm Bureau
2165 Green Vista Drive Ste 205
Sparks, Nevada 89431
Applications are due March 30th
Where the Money Goes
Enhancement To Nevada In the Classroom
(AITC)Program to building an awareness in our youth of where their food comes from
Support for training seminars for persons involved in production agriculture
To expand their knowledge and skills, to develop the ability to express so they can be more effective in public participation opportunities
Promoting Nevada agriculture at fairs and other events
To stimulate interest in our agriculture heritage
Educational tours for teachers or outstanding urban school students
To develop an appreciation of agriculture and understanding of the issues facing the industry