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The Mahindra Pride Scholarship

American Agri-Women Foundation


Grant amount: US $1,000

Deadline: Aug 31, 2019

Applicant type: Individuals

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

Age restriction: Between 18 and 24 years of age

Gender restriction: Female

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Overview:

Mahindra Pride Daughters of Agriculture Scholarships w ere created to  honor all women who play an important role in agriculture  – on farms and  in  agri-business.  Mahindra’s Rise philosophy centers  around the core belief that we will use our resources to drive positive change in communities across  the world through alternative thinking,  accepting no limits and driving positive change.  These  scholarships support the next generation of young women  in their pursuit of a post - secondary  education in an agriculture - related field and position them to be the industry leaders of tomorrow .  

These  five scholarships are available to any farm, ranch or agribusiness woman or her daughter to  pursue accredited courses in agriculture leadership, communications, rural sociology, medicine, or  any other courses directly related to agriculture.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Must be a farmer, rancher or be the wife, daughter or other close relative of a farmer, rancher or  other person employed in agriculture.
  • There must be an economic or financial need.
  • Knowledge of or work experience in agriculture.
  • Grade Point Average or placement on tests are considered.
  • Scholarship funds may be used for  tuition for recognized courses in agriculture leadership, technology, communications, education,  rural sociology, medicine or other courses directly related to agriculture and the needs in  agricultural communities.
  • Scholarship money will be used for tuition.
  • Scholarship awards will be granted only once per individual.