We are very proud and appreciative of the support that the community provides for our agricultural students.
A T T E N T I O N M J C S T U D E N T S !
FALL Scholarship Opportunities
Voss-Berryhill Sophomore: Due Tuesday, November 2, 2021. Must have completed a minimum of 24 units to apply. Award recipients will be invited to a Voss-Berryhill Scholarship luncheon on Tuesday, November 16, 2021.
MJC General Online Scholarship: Apply each year for hundreds of online MJC scholarships! Deadline: January 31, 2022.
More information about the MJC Award Spring Scholarships is available at the MJC Scholarship Page.
Pacific Egg & Poultry Assn. (PEPA): Due November 10, 2021.
SPRING Scholarship Opportunities
Agricultural Career Readiness Skills Certificate Pathway for the 21st Century (ACRS21): Due March of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
American AgCredit: (For transfer students!): Due April of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Agri-Culture / Jimmie Cox Memorial Scholarship - Four Scholarships; see web site for eligibility rules. Deadline has passed for 2021
CA Landscape Contractors Association LEAF Scholarship: Due April 15, 2021.
CA Pest Control Assn (CAPCA) Scholarship: Due May 7, 2021. Deadline has passed for 2021.
CA Women in Agriculture (CWA) Collegiate Scholarship - Stanislaus County: Due March 15 of each year; deadline has passed for 2021; must attend Modesto Junior College or CSU, Stanislaus
CA Women In Agriculture (CWA) Scholarship - Madera/Fresno - Must reside in Madera or Fresno County. Due March of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Cambra, John Agriculture / Mechanics Scholarship: 2 files: Criteria and Application - Due of spring of each year
Career & Technical Scholarships, funded through the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund, awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives wishing to pursue a career or technical education. Approximately 1,020 scholarships up to $2,500 each. The CTE application will open on June 15 with a deadline of August 15 targeted to students already enrolled at a community college.
California Farm Bureau: Open between December and February; deadline has passed for 2021
California Wool Growers Association: Due March of each year, deadline has passed for 2021
Dairy Scholarships (Local): Due February of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Dairy - National Dairy Shrine Scholarship Applications: Open March 1 through April 15, 2021. Deadline has passed for 2021.
DFA Scholarship (Safe Food Alliance): Deadline has passed for 2021
Fresno State Jordan College of Agriculture Sciences and Technology: For students transferring to Fresno State, there is over $500,000 given in scholarship awards to agriculture students! Apply ASAP. More information on the linked website page. Due March of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021
Friends of the CA State Fair Scholarship Program: Due March of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Hilmar Cheese Scholarship: Deadline has passed for 2021
Latina Leadership Network of the California Community Colleges - MJC Chapter: Deadline has passed for 2021
LDGGA Jim Kissler Memorial Scholarship: 2 files: Instructions & Application; Due April 1, 2021. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Merced-Mariposa Cattlemen's Association: Due April of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Modesto Garden Club: Due May of each year. There are 3 documents: 1) Application, 2) Application Guidelines, 3) Checklist. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for further questions. Deadline has passed for 2021.
National FFA Scholarships: Deadline has passed for 2021; open to all former FFA members
NOPHNRSCE & Martha Guerra-Arteaga: Due June 18, 2021. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Point Community College Scholarship: Application process for 2021 is from March 1 through May 4, 2021. Deadline has passed for 2021.
San Joaquin Farm Bureau: Fourteen different scholarships, check for eligibility on each one!
Due February of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Stanislaus County John C. De Boer: Due April 15, 2021. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Stanislaus County Farm Bureau: Due April 15, 2021. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Lynn Muratore Honorary Soroptimist Horticulture Scholarship: Due March 1 of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Western Region Certified Crop Advisor program (WRCCA) Scholarship: Due May 14, 2021. Deadline has passed for 2021.
WinField Careers in Agriculture Scholarship: Due February of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
O-G Packing Company's Founders Scholarship: Due March 31 of each year. Deadline has passed for 2021.
Fifty-one agriculture scholarship recipients were recognized at the 2021 MJC Agriculture
Virtual Awards Night on Thursday, April 22.
A summary of scholarships awarded is HERE.
Congressman Josh Harder applauds the MJC Agriculture students' successes in a brief video as well.
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November 17, 2020: The annual Voss-Berryhill "Sophomore" Scholarship Awards presentation was held virtually on Tuesday, November 17 at 1 pm. Twenty deserving sophomores received monies from the funds gathered by the annual Harvest Luncheon at the ACE Pavilion. Please see more in this PowerPoint presentation.
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