The Richland County Farm Bureau is offering the following scholarship opportunities to deserving students within the county:

Richland County Farm Bureau Scholarships: available to Richland County seniors who are enrolled in an accredited college, university, community college or trade school for the fall of 2017. Emphasis will be given to those pursuing a career in an agricultural related field.

Richland County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee Scholarship: $500 available to a Richland County college freshman or sophomore pursuing a career in an agricultural related field. The following criteria will be addressed for selection: academic performance, activities and leadership, and financial need.

Scholarships must be received or postmarked by April 1, 2018. Scholarship winners will be contacted directly. To request scholarship applications, stop by the Richland County Farm Bureau office or call 618-393-4116.

If you would like an electronic copy of the application, please contact Kenzie Zwilling at 

Applications can be mailed to 710 N. West Street Olney, IL 62450.