Student to Student: Ag Ed Continuing Student Scholarship

Agricultural Education Continuing Student Scholarship due March 3

KATELYN ASFELD:  Agricultural Education, Sophomoreunnamed

The Ag Ed Continuing Student Scholarship application as well as the CFANS scholarship is due Monday, March 3.  Students are strongly encouraged to apply.  Scholarships are extremely beneficial to students that need a little help in paying for college.

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, for a 4 year public institution, tuition, room and board costs average out $15,918 annually.  For all undergraduates at the University of Minnesota, who are Minnesota residents, students pay $6,030 per semester for 13+ credits.  Doesn’t seem too bad right?  But students also have to pay the general college and program fees, service and usage fees, and the collegiate fee which varies by college.  Plus, if the student plans on living in a dorm and has a meal plan the cost of college really adds up.  A University of Minnesota Undergraduate CFANS student is looking to pay roughly $11,000-7,000 per semester. * Yowza!

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Ag Ed Students Receive National Dairy Promotion and Research Board Scholarship

Congratulations to UMN Ag Ed students Erin Daninger & Stephanie Kasper on earning the National Dairy Promotion and Research Board Scholarship!

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Writer’s Block? Scholarship Application Tips

With so many scholarship deadlines looming, it is no small wonder students are coming up with a case of writer’s block.

The U of M has come up with some tips to help students get through those lengthy scholarship questions so that you may have the BEST possible opportunity to earn some money!

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