We are very proud and appreciative of the support that the community provides for our agricultural students.
Fifty-one agriculture scholarship recipients were recognized at the 2021 MJC Agriculture
Virtual Awards Night on Thursday, April 22.
A summary of scholarships awarded is HERE.
Congressman Josh Harder applauds the MJC Agriculture students' successes in a brief video as well.
ATTENTION MJC STUDENTS!
SPRING Scholarship Opportunities
Agricultural Career Readiness Skills Certificate Pathway for the 21st Century (ACRS21): Due March of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
American AgCredit: (For transfer students!): Due April of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Agri-Culture / Jimmie Cox Memorial Scholarship - Four Scholarships; see web site for eligibility rules. Deadline has passed for 2021
CA Landscape Contractors Association LEAF Scholarship: Due April 15, 2021.
CA Pest Control Assn (CAPCA) Scholarship: Due May 7, 2021.
CA Women in Agriculture (CWA) Collegiate Scholarship - Stanislaus County: Due March 15 of each year; deadline has passed for 2021; must attend Modesto Junior College or CSU, Stanislaus
CA Women In Agriculture (CWA) Scholarship - Madera/Fresno - Must reside in Madera or Fresno County. Due March of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Cambra, John Agriculture / Mechanics Scholarship: 2 files: Criteria and Application - Due of spring of each year
Career & Technical Scholarships, funded through the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund, awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives wishing to pursue a career or technical education. Approximately 1,020 scholarships up to $2,500 each. The CTE application will open on June 15 with a deadline of August 15 targeted to students already enrolled at a community college.
CSU Stanislaus Agriculture LEADS Camp: Dates for 2021 TBA, pending the COVID-19 pandemic.
California Farm Bureau: Open between December and February; deadline has passed for 2021
California Wool Growers Association: Due March of each year, deadline has passed for 2021
CDSS Dairy Sustainability Essay Scholarship Contest: Awaiting information for 2021
Dairy Scholarships (Local): Due February of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Dairy - National Dairy Shrine Scholarship Applications: Open March 1 through April 15, 2021
DFA Scholarship (Safe Food Alliance): Deadline has passed for 2021
Fresno State Jordan College of Agriculture Sciences and Technology: For students transferring to Fresno State, there is over $500,000 given in scholarship awards to agriculture students! Apply ASAP. More information on the linked website page. Due March of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021
Friends of the CA State Fair Scholarship Program: Due March of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Hilmar Cheese Scholarship: Deadline has passed for 2021
Latina Leadership Network of the California Community Colleges - MJC Chapter: Deadline has passed for 2021
LDGGA Jim Kissler Memorial Scholarship: 2 files: Instructions & Application; Due April 1, 2021
Merced-Mariposa Cattlemen's Association: Due April of each year; awaiting information for 2021
National FFA Scholarships: Deadline has passed for 2021; open to all former FFA members
NOPHNRSCE & Martha Guerra-Arteaga: Due June 18, 2021.
Pacific Egg & Poultry Assn. (PEPA): Due January of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Point Community College Scholarship: Application process for 2021 is from March 1 through May 4, 2021
San Joaquin Farm Bureau: Fourteen different scholarships, check for eligibility on each one!
Due February of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Stanislaus County John C. De Boer: Due April 15, 2021.
Stanislaus County Farm Bureau: Due April 15, 2021.
Lynn Muratore Honorary Soroptimist Horticulture Scholarship: Due March 1 of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Western Region Certified Crop Advisor program (WRCCA) Scholarship: Due May 14, 2021
WinField Careers in Agriculture Scholarship: Due February of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
O-G Packing Company's Founders Scholarship: Due March 31 of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
SUMMER Scholarship Opportunity
Voss-Berryhill Freshman Scholarship: (for graduating high school seniors)
FALL Scholarship Opportunities
Voss-Berryhill Sophomore: Due October of each year. Must have completed a minimum of 24 units to apply.
Good Egg Breakfast: Due to COVID-19, there was not a 2020 Scholarship Breakfast. Under usual circumstances, scholarship recipients are announced and honored at the Good Egg Breakfast in October at the Double Tree Hotel, Modesto, CA.
_________________ 2020 Scholarship Winners _________________
November 17, 2020: The annual Voss-Berryhill "Sophomore" Scholarship Awards presentation was held virtually on Tuesday, November 17 at 1 pm. Twenty deserving sophomores received monies from the funds gathered by the annual Harvest Luncheon at the ACE Pavilion. Please see more in this PowerPoint presentation.
April 28, 2020: The MJC Agriculture Virtual "Last Breakfast" Scholarship Awards Ceremony was held at 7 pm via a Zoom Conference. Multiple students and donors were present online during this COVID-19 pandemic. Students and donors were pleased to see the scholarships given as indicated in this PowerPoint presentation.
January 31, 2021: Apply each year for hundreds of online MJC scholarships! Deadline:
January of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
More information about the MJC Award Spring Scholarships is available at the MJC Scholarship Page.
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