AgHeritage Farm Credit Services Awards Scholarships to
11 Arkansas Students from Across the State
AgHeritage Farm Credit Services is proud to invest annually in the next generation through our scholarship program, by investing in their education.
This year, 11 scholarships are being presented – nine $1000 Customer Scholarships, one $1,000 University Scholarship and one $1,000 Ken Shea Memorial Scholarship. The 2020 recipients of the scholarships are as follows:
Customer Scholarship Program: The nine students receiving $1,000 Customer Scholarships from AgHeritage Farm Credit Services are: Landon Sandage of The Baptist Preparatory School, Ella Marek of Stuttgart High School, Katherine Newman of Salem (homeschooled), Lindsey Tilley of Rison High School, Kody Boatright of Beekman Charter School, Madison Walker of Tuckerman High School, Jessica Honey of Pocahontas, (homeschooled), Noralee Townsend of Rose Bud High School and Raife Burrow of McCrory High School.
The Customer Scholarship Program, which was established in 2001, is open to dependent children and grandchildren of AgHeritage Farm Credit Services stockholder customers. Recipients were chosen for their outstanding academic performance and school-related extracurricular activities.
Ken Shea Memorial Scholarship: Jalyn White of Hamburg High School is the recipient of the $1,000 Ken Shea Memorial Scholarship. The Ken Shea Memorial Scholarship is open to dependent children and grandchildren of AgHeritage Farm Credit Services Southern Region stockholder customers. This year’s recipient was chosen for her outstanding academic performance and school-related extracurricular activities.
University Scholarship Program: Skyler Boyle, a graduate of Jonesboro High School currently attending University of Arkansas at Monticello, is being awarded the $1,000 University Scholarship.
The University Scholarship Program is open to any current college student studying agriculture at an Arkansas university or college. Applicants do not need to be a customer.
AgHeritage Farm Credit Services is a financial cooperative with owned and managed assets of approximately $1.52 billion as of December 31, 2019. The company provides credit and related services to more than 3,100 farmers, ranchers and producers or harvesters of aquatic products in 24 Arkansas counties.
Branch offices are located in Batesville, Brinkley, Lonoke, McGehee, Newport, Pine Bluff, Pocahontas, Searcy and Stuttgart.