Farm & Industry Short Course Scholarships

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Organizations
Farm and Industry Short Course
Deadline
08/01/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Demographic Information
    • 1. City of Birth
    • 2. State of Birth. If not from the United States, indicate country.
    • 3. What is your family's type of residence?
    • 4. If you currently live in Wisconsin, and answered "Rural Non-Farm" or "Farm" above, what is the name of your township? If not, type NA.
    • 5. Do you currently live on a farm OR have you ever lived on a farm?
    • 6. If yes, for how many years? (number only). If no, type NA.
    • 7. Parent 1 Occupation
    • 8. Parent 2 Occupation
  2. Financial Information
    • 1. We STRONGLY encourage you to file the 2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible at fafsa.ed.gov. You will need your 2016 tax information to complete the FAFSA for aid disbursed for the 2018-2019 academic year. While not all FISC scholarships are need-based, we consider financial need when awarding scholarships. To verify that you have read and understood that you should file a FAFSA, answer 'Yes' to this question.
    • 2. Explain any special circumstances including sources of income or hardship that you believe are relevant to your scholarship application. If you have nothing to add, type NA.
  3. Interests and Special Considerations
    • 1. What is your most current GPA? (GPA/Scale - Example: 2.9/4.0)
    • 2. Year in FISC
    • 3. How many years do you anticipate attending FISC?
    • 4. Would you be interested in training in organic production practices?
    • 5. If yes, please explain. If no, type NA.
    • 6. Would you be interested in training in pasture-based dairy or livestock practices?
    • 7. If yes, please explain. If no, type NA.
    • 8. Will you be returning to your family's farm after attending FISC?
  4. Experiences and Career Goals
    • 01. What type of farming enterprise experiences have you had?
    • 02. Are or were you a 4H member?
    • 03. Number of years as a 4-H Member (number only). If none, type NA.
    • 04. Number of years as a 4-H Officer and name of office(s) held (Example: President, 1 year). If none, type NA.
    • 05. Are or were you a member of FFA?
    • 06. Number of years as a FFA Member (number only). If none, type NA.
    • 07. Number of years as a FFA Officer and name of office(s) held (Example: President, 1 year). If none, type NA.
    • 08. Please list any other extra-curricular experience(s) in which you have been involved as a MEMBER; also indicate the number of years . (Example: High School Wrestling Team, 4 years). If none, type NA.
    • 09. Please list any other extra-curricular experience(s) in which you have been involved as a LEADER / OFFICER; also indicate the number of years . (Example: High School Wrestling Team Captain, 1 years). If none, type NA.
    • 10. Do your career goals involve working in the dairy industry?
    • 11. If yes, please explain. If no, type NA.
    • 12. Do your career goals involve working in the swine industry?
    • 13. If yes, please explain. If no, type NA.
    • 14. My career goal is...
  5. Complete the following sentences.
    • 1. My most significant academic learning experience has been...
    • 2. My most significant out-of-classroom learning experience has been...