The Poultry Federation Scholarship deadline is March 16th. The Poultry Federation (TPF) offers undergraduate and graduate scholarships for sophomore, junior, senior and graduate level students pursuing a degree that would lead to a career in the poultry and egg industry.

Missouri agriculture continues to be a great strength to the state’s economy, and in 2020, the Poultry Federation awarded a total of $166,000 in scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year to 40 undergraduate and 21 graduate students in Arkansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Of the the poultry cash receipts, broilers were the largest contributor of $706 million to the state’s total agriculture cash receipts.

The average amount awarded is between $1,000 to $6,000. Be sure to check out the scholarship flyer.

How to Apply

You can visit the TPF website to apply (https://www.thepoultryfederation.com/resources/scholarships). For questions contact Holly Duval holly@thepoultryfederation.com or call (501) 375-8131. Students will be required to create an account and complete an eligibility quiz before they can view/complete the application.

Selection of Recipients

All scholarship recipients are selected in a collaborative effort by the TPF Scholarship Committee and Arkansas Community Foundation (ARCF). All applications submitted by the deadline are graded using established grading guidelines.