TO: Prospective College Level Agriculture/Range Management Students.
Application deadline and selection of recipients will be January 15, 2014 for monies allocated for the following academic year (i.e., January 2014 deadline for 2013-14 school year monies).
Selection is based on scholarly ability. Students should emphasize their GPA or ACT scores, agriculture-related experience and activity, and their career goals. Applications must be typed with correct grammar, spelling and punctuation. Information and data must be valid. Students must have a declared major or minor in Agriculture and remain active in CSC AG Club Activities.
Chadron State College offers a wide variety of four year, graduate and postgraduate programs. The Agriculture/Range Management Program has a strong emphasis in rangeland management, preparing students for a career on the farm or ranch, or in business, industry, and government. Nebraska's largest Range Program and second largest range program in the Great Plains region offers: a BS comprehensive with options in Range Ecology and Range Livestock Management; a BS in Business Administration with an Agri-Business option; and minors in Agriculture/Range Management with emphasis in Wildlife Management, Animal Science, Plant Science, Agribusiness, and Pre-Veterinary. The Agriculture/Range program also offers a 2+2 or 3+1 program in Range allowing the student to split their education between CSC and a participating university such as the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, or University of Wyoming. For more information see our web site at http://www.csc.edu/appliedsciences/ag/.