Scholarships on Agriculture and Agri-Science

Entrance Scholarships availbable to students attending any post-secondary instituiton
For more information on these scholarships contact the organization involved.

Scholarships for PEI Students only are denoted by

Co-op Atlantic McEwen Scholarship: $1,000
Two university entrance awards of up to $4,000 each are open to employees and dependants of employees of Co-op Atlantic and its member co-operatives. The scholarship is also open to dependants of members and members of member co-operatives of Co-op Atlantic. This is $1,000 scholarship that is renewable for up to four years. Selection criteria include academic performance, demonstrated leadership ability and interest in co-operation and co-operatives. Applications must be accompanied by a 500 word essay, outlining the applicant's past experience and aspirations for the future as it relates to co-operatives in contemporary society. Deadline: May 31. Applications can be obtained from all member co-operatives of Co-op Atlantic or by writing to:Manager, Corporate Administration Department Co-op Atlantic, P.O. Box 750 Moncton, N.B., E1C 8N5

P.E.I. Mutual Education Trust Fund Centennial Scholarship
Twenty entrance scholarships available to P.E.I. students that are attending any post secondary institution. The amount in 1997 was $500. This amount can vary from year to year. Selection criteria are based on academic performance and financial need. Deadline: May 31.

P.E.I. Women's Institute Education Scholarship: $500
Presented annually to a deserving student, male or female (ages 17-25) residing on the Island whose mother, grandmother or guardian is an active WI member. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in any program at any post secondary institution. Applicants are judged on self-motivation, community spirit, and need. Applications should be accompanied by academic records, a personal resume indicating previous awards/scholarships, a 100-word essay on "Women's Institute in the Community" and a letter of recommendation from a teacher, as well as a clergy or employer. Deadline: April 30. Forward all materials to: WI Office, Farm Centre 420 University Ave.Charlottetown, P.E.I., C1A 7Z5