CHS Larsen Cooperative is offering up to $20,000 in scholarships. This is the 17th year the co-op has offered a scholarship program for its customers, already helping more than 200 students. CHS Larsen Cooperative’s trade territory has expanded, and officials say they want to return support to the communities that help support their cooperative.
CHS Larsen Cooperative is offering graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled post-high school education students a chance to apply for up to $20,000 in scholarships. Students must be furthering their education in an agricultural or nonagricultural major at a two-year agricultural short course program, a technical school, a two-year school or a four-year college. To be eligible, the student, parent or guardian must be a patron member of CHS Larsen Cooperative.
The criteria and 2017 application are on the co-op's website. The deadline to apply is March 15. Visit the website to download the application, or call 800-924-6677.
In addition to the local scholarships, CHS Inc. Foundation will award more than 300 $1,000 scholarships. To apply for the CHS Foundation scholarship, go to chsinc.com/stewardship. The deadline for the foundation scholarship is April 1.