Committed to Our Communities

Skyland Grain LLC Scholarship Opportunities

The following agricultural scholarships were developed by Skyland Grain to demonstrate its commitment to the communities of Southwest Kansas, South Central Kansas, the Panhandle of Oklahoma and Southeast Colorado.

Agricultural Scholarships

Four Year College Scholarship Program

Program Requirements

The scholarships are available for students attending a two-or four-year college. The student must be a graduating senior who is involved in pursuing an agricultural or business-related education.

Program Conditions

To be eligible for consideration for these scholarships, students must provide the following:

  1. Have a cumulative seventh semester GPA of at least 3.25 on a 4.0 scale
  2. Have minimum ACT composite score of 20 or SAT-I combined score of 1020
  3. A one-page essay responding to the statements listed below:
    • Discuss your future educational and career goals.
    • Describe examples of your leadership experience in which you have significantly influenced others and helped resolve conflicts. Consider responsibilities to initiatives taken in or out of school.
  4. Completed application to include Guidance Counselor Section.
  5. A letter of reference from a school official (counselor, teacher, principal, club sponsor, etc.)
  6. Be a resident of our service area in Southwest Kansas, South Central Kansas, the Panhandle of Oklahoma or Southeast Colorado.
Description of Scholarship Award and Payment of Funds

Recipients have the opportunity to receive up to $4,000.00 during their four-year college education. The funds will be distributed equally ($1,000.00) each continuous academic school year with the initial funds distributed with recipient providing a copy of their college enrollment form to:

Karen Hill

Skyland Grain, LLC • PO Box 280, Johnson, KS 67885

Then, prior to the beginning of each school year thereafter the recipient will provide a copy of their college enrollment form and a copy of previous year’s GPA of 2.5 or greater to be eligible for scholarship funds for the upcoming academic school year.

Get Started

Applications must be submitted, postmarked or in the counselor office by April 1.

Four Year College Scholarship Online Application

Apply Online

Four Year College Scholarship Application PDF

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Technical or Two Year Vocational Scholarship Program

Program Requirements

The scholarships are available for students attending a technical/vocational school. The student must be a graduating senior who is involved in pursuing an agricultural or business-related education.

Program Conditions

To be eligible for consideration for these scholarships, students must provide the following:

  1. A one-page essay responding to the statements listed below:
    • Discuss your future educational and career goals.
    • Describe examples of your leadership experience in which you have significantly influenced others and helped resolve conflicts. Consider responsibilities to initiatives taken in or out of school.
  2. Completed application to include Guidance Counselor Section.
  3. A letter of reference from a school official (counselor, teacher, principal, club sponsor etc.)
  4. Be a resident of our service area Southwest Kansas, South Central Kansas, Panhandle of Oklahoma, and Southeast Colorado.
Description of Scholarship Award and Payment of Funds

Recipients have the opportunity to receive up to $2,000.00 during their two-year vocational education. The funds will be distributed equally ($1,000.00) each continuous academic school year with the initial funds distributed with recipient providing a copy of their college enrollment form to:

Karen Hill

Skyland Grain, LLC • PO Box 280, Johnson, KS 67885

Then, prior to the beginning of each school year thereafter recipient will provide a copy of their college enrollment form and a copy of previous year’s GPA of 2.5 or greater to be eligible for scholarship funds for the upcoming academic school year.

Get Started

Applications must be submitted, postmarked or in the counselor office by April 1.

Two Year Vocational Scholarship Online Application

Apply Online

Two Year Vocational Scholarship Application PDF

Download Application

Two Year to Four Year College Scholarship Program

Program Requirements

This scholarship was developed to demonstrate Skyland Grain’s commitment to the communities of Southwest Kansas, South Central Kansas, Southeast Colorado, and the Oklahoma Panhandle. The scholarship is available for students attending a two year college who are transferring to a four year college. The student must be a graduating sophomore who is involved in pursuing an agriculture or buisness related education.

Program Conditions

To be eligible for consideration for these scholarships, students must provide the following:

  1. Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 on a 4.0 scale
  2. Have an associates degree
  3. A one-page essay responding to the statements listed below:
    • Discuss your future educational and career goals.
    • Describe examples of your leadership experience in which you have significantly influenced others and helped resolve conflicts. Consider responsibilities to initiatives taken in or out of school.
  4. Completed application.
  5. A letter of reference from a school official (advisor, professor, dean, club sponsor etc.)
  6. Be a resident of our service area Southwest Kansas, South Central Kansas, Panhandle of Oklahoma, and Southeast Colorado.
  7. Include a picture. If you are selected we will feature you in our annual meeting program, as well as ask that you attend one of the annual meetings either in Johnson (May 21st, 2019), or Cunningham, KS (May 17th, 2019).
Description of Scholarship Award and Payment of Funds

Recipients have the opportunity to receive up to $2,000.00 during their next two years at a four year college. The funds will be distributed equally ($1,000.00) each continuous academic school year with the initial funds distributed with recipient providing a copy of their college enrollment form to:

Karen Hill

Skyland Grain, LLC • 202 S. Main St., Johnson, KS 67855

Then prior to the beginning of each school year thereafter recipient will provide a copy of their college enrollment form and copy of previous year’s GPA of 2.5 or greater to be eligible for scholarship funds for the upcoming academic school year.

Get Started

Applications must be submitted, postmarked or in the counselor office by April 1.

Two Year to Four Year College Scholarship Online Application

Apply Online

Two Year to Four Year College Scholarship Application PDF

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Contact Us

For questions about our agricultural scholarships, please contact the below staff member.
Skyland Grain, LLC + Pratt Community College

Crop Applicator Certificate Program

Through Pratt Community College, Skyland Grain has developed a Crop Applicator Certificate Program. Individuals who complete the one-year, 34 credit hour program can expect to embark on a promising career.

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