The Agricultural Relations Council (ARC) is pleased to announce year three of its reinstated scholarship program for college students studying ag communications. The organization, through its foundation, will grant one, $1,500 scholarship for the 2017-2018 school year. Last year’s program had 25 applications.

The scholarship is funded thanks to donations to the ARC Foundation from many members and hall of fame recipient. ARC leadership will enhance the scholarship program in years to come and focus on other programs for college students seeking a career in ag communications after graduation.

Notices of the scholarship program will be sent to universities now and January announcing the program. Students will have until March 1, 2017, to submit their applications. Among those contacted will be Ag Communicators of Tomorrow (ACT) students through its state chapters.

DEADLINE: The 2017 ARC Scholarship Program Application and all supplemental materials must be emailed no later than March 1, 2017. Application materials should be emailed to:

Quick Link: 2017-ARC-Scholarship-Program-Application FILLABLE FORM

Please direct all questions to the ARC office; email ARC at, phone: 952/758-5811.

ARC Scholarship Recipients:

JD Rosman - 2016 ARC Scholarship recipient

JD Rosman – 2016 ARC Scholarship recipient

2015 – Kate Griswold, University of Wisconsin – Madison

2016 – JD Rosman – Oklahoma State University

2017 – TBD (Apply Here)