The South Dakota Farm Bureau Scholarship Fund was started in December 2005 by Agnes and Richard Ekstrum, past SDFB President. The first scholarships were given out in 2007, and since that time 18 students have been named recipients. Scholarship money given out to date is $18,000.
Donations are welcomed to help grow the principle of the endowment so that more students may benefit in the future! See the right-hand column for instructions on how to make your donation to the Fund.
- Applicant, his/her parents or guardians must be a current member of SDFB for two years
- Applicant must be accepted by an accredited school or higher learning and planning to study a minimum of one year as a full-time student
- Applicant must be 17 or older, a high school graduate, or a freshman, sophomore, junior or senior in college
- Full details are available in the Application Form (see below)