Prior to 8/30/18: NDGDA, 1325 23rd St S, Suite A, Fargo, ND 58103-3723
After 8/30/18: NDGDA, 2417 N University, Suite A, Fargo, ND 58102-1820
Scholarship application must be received in our office by September 28, 2018
The North Dakota Grain Dealers Educational Foundation, a North Dakota corporation, was founded by the North Dakota Grain Dealers Association in 1980. Its purpose is to provide scholarships to students in agricultural curriculums at North Dakota institutions of higher learning, particularly for those students pursuing careers in grain marketing, agronomy and related agribusiness. It also provides equipment grants to certain academic programs. Since its inception the Foundation has provided close to $235,000 in scholarships and grants. The North Dakota Grain Dealers Educational Foundation expects to award up to eight $1,000 scholarships this year. Students must be majoring in one of the following curriculums:
Grants for instructional aids in these curriculums are also available. Grants have ranged from $200 to $1,200 per project.
Application deadline for scholarships and grant proposals is September 28, 2018. Applications can be downloaded using the link at the top of this page. For further information and/or applications contact Cheryal Welle (firstname.lastname@example.org) at the NDGDA office.
2417 N University, Suite A
Fargo, ND 58102-1820
Steve Hepper, Bismarck - President
Joe Peterson, Bowbells - Vice-President
Alex Richard, Casselton - Director
Elton Solseng, Fargo - Director
Steve Strege, Fargo - Director
Kenan Layden, Bismarck - Director
Stu Letcher, Fargo - Exec VP & Sec/Treas
$700 to the Department of Soil Science at NDSU for the purchase of a Soil Test Kit to determine plant available Nitrogen and Phosphorous.
$900 to the Agriculture, Agronomy & Precise Agriculture program at NDSCS for the purchase of tillage equipment which will help maintain small areas on their Land Lab.