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Iowa Pork Producers Association Scholarships & Internships

The Iowa Pork Producers Association, the Iowa Pork Foundation and the Iowa Purebred Swine Council are pleased to announce the 2015 scholarships for incoming freshman and returning college agriculture students. These scholarships are offered to those students who are planning to or are currently majoring in an agriculture field with an interest in the pork industry. Some of the scholarship deadlines will not occur until spring, so please feel free to call IPPA for more information. Click on any scholarship for application information.
 
 
Scholarship Sponsor Eligibility Amount Deadline
Iowa Pork Foundation Scholarship
(incoming freshman)
6 available
Iowa Pork Foundation


2-4 year institution in Iowa

Iowa Resident

Major in Ag-related field with emphasis on swine production

$1,000 April 1, 2015
Iowa Pork Foundation Scholarship
(returning student)
6 available
Iowa Pork Foundation


2-4 year institution in Iowa

Iowa resident

Major in Ag-related field with emphasis on swine production

$1,500 April 1 2015
Iowa Pork Queen IPPA


Must hold title of Iowa Pork Queen and attend a 2-4 year institution

Iowa native

$4,000 Dec. 1, 2014
Iowa Pork Princess IPPA


Must hold title of Iowa Pork Princess and attend a 2-4 year institution

Iowa native

$4,000 Dec. 1, 2014
Iowa Premier Pork Youth Ambassador IPPA


Must hold title of Iowa Premier Pork Youth Ambassador and attend a 2-4 year institution

Iowa native

$4,000 Dec. 1, 2014
2014-15 IPPA Pork Congress Intern IPPA


Iowa resident

A junior or senior in college with agriculture related major or background

Full-time student

$2,000
Contact Kelsey
Sutter
2015 IPPA Pork Checkoff 
Summer Intern
National Pork Board


Iowa resident

A junior or senior in college with agriculture related major or background

Full-time student

$2,000 Oct. 20, 2014
2015 IPPA Summer Legislative Intern IPPA


Iowa resident

A junior or senior in college with agriculture related major or background

Full-time student

$2,000 Oct. 20, 2014
Iowa Pork Foundation Graduate Fellowship Scholarship
           

Contact Shawnie Wagner at IPPA
Iowa Pork Foundation


Studying MS or PhD level at ISU College of Agriculture who is conducting their thesis or dissertation research related to the pork industry

Majoring in areas of Animal Science, Ag Economics, Food Science, Microbiology, Ag Engineering or other disciplines that contribute to the pork industry

US citizens

$2,500 April 1, 2015
Iowa State Fair Scholarship
(incoming freshman)
IPPA Producer Education


2-4 year institution in Iowa

Iowa Resident

Major in Ag-related field with emphasis on swine production

Show a desire to remain active in the swine industry after graduation

$1,000 Spring 2015
Iowa State Fair Scholarship
(returning student)
IPPA Producer Education


Majoring in Animal Science or other related curriculum at ISU

Strong background in 4-H and/or FFA swine projects

Strong emphasis in swine while at ISU

Show a desire to remain active in the swine industry after graduation

$1,000 Spring 2015

 

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