2019 Scholarship Opportunities!

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

Richland County Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarships: available to Richland County seniors who are enrolled in an accredited college, university, community college, or trade school for the fall of 2019.

Emphasis will be given to those 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 March 1, 2019. There will be an interview to follow. To request scholarship applications, stop by the Richland County Farm Bureau office or call 618-393-4116. Applications can be mailed to 710 N. West Street Olney, IL 62450.

Congratulations to our 2018 Scholarship Winners!!

he Richland CFB Foundation awarded three $1,000 Scholarships for 2018 to Elaine Rudolphi, Connor Travis, and Seth Mitchell. This scholarship is awarded to deserving seniors within Richland County who have a strong background or interest in agriculture. Additionally, Matthew Herman is this year’s Richland CFB Women's Committee scholarship winner. This $500 scholarship opportunity is funded from Women’s Committee Cookbook sales and is awarded to a deserving freshmen or sophomore in college. We would like to wish all our scholarship recipients the best of luck during their college career.