Awards and Scholarships
Scholarships and Fellowships
We invited self-nominations for undergrad/grad ASA, CSSA, SSSA Scholarships & Fellowships ($135,500 available), and Golden Opportunity Scholars for undergrads.
. All of the following awards allow for self-nominations. Click on the title of the scholarship for details and application instructions:
J. Fielding Reed Scholarship – for students pursuing a career in soil or plant sciences, 2 awards @ $2000
Cross-Cultural Experience Program – for students participating in study-abroad programs, 4 awards @ $3000
Frank D. Keim Graduate Fellowship – for undergraduate student recipients of the National Student Recognition Program pursuing a graduate degree, 3 awards @ $3000
Hubert J. Byrd Sr. Scholarship – for undergraduate students pursuing careers as professional consulting soil scientists, 2 @ $1000
Soil and Water Conservation Scholarship – (April 30 deadline) – pursuing a career in soil and water conservation, 1 award @ $3000
Golden Opportunity Scholars – pairs talented students with mentors to help cultivate networks to develop the necessary workforce to sustain the agronomy, crops, and soils professions. Selected students get all-expenses paid to attend the Annual Meetings including sessions designed specially for them and their mentors.
2018 Spring Meeting
The 2018 Spring Meeting will be hosted by the University of Lincoln-Nebraska April 12-14, 2018. Check out their website for more information here.