Farm Credit West is committed to supporting the role of education in agriculture's future.

Since 1994, Farm Credit West has provided scholarships to 283 scholars and committed $1,069,000 to this program. Scholarship recipients are provided with $1,500 scholarships which can be renewed three times for a total of $6,000 in scholarships from Farm Credit West.


- Student must be a customer, customer’s dependent or customer’s spouse
- Declared major must be directly related to agriculture
- Exhibit academic excellence (Minimum GPA 2.7 on a 4.0 scale)
- Be a full-time or entering student at a junior or four-year college

 Application Process

The Scholarship Application for the 2022-2023 school year will open on January 1 - February 15, 2022. You should include your Fall 2021 grades. Candidates will be notified by approximately March 15, 2022, if awarded.