Student Scholarships-Peanut Scholarship

20170501

peanutsThe Florida Peanut Producers Association will award two $1,200 scholarships to deserving high school seniors and/or college students.  Applicants must represent an active peanut growing farm family.

Winners will receive $600 when the scholarship winners are announced and the remaining $600 will be awarded after the completion of one semester and documentation of passing grades is submitted to the FPPA Office.

“The Florida Peanut Producers Association is committed to helping further the education of young people in Florida and the scholarship program is evidence of our commitment,” said Ken Barton, Executive Director of the FPPA.

“The FPPA welcomes all applicants.  The final selection will be made by the committee and all applicants will be notified by mail, as will the scholarship winners,” said Barton.

For an application contact the FPPA office at 2741 Penn Avenue, Suite 1, Marianna, FL 32448. Call 850.526.2590 or visit www.flpeanuts.com.  Scholarship applications must be postmarked no later than July 1, 2017.