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RMFU Scholarship Application for the NFU Women’s Conference in San Diego, California


Eligibility

  • The applicant must be a Rocky Mountain Farmers Union member in good standing.
  • The applicant must be at least 21-years-old.
  • The applicant must be able to attend the National Farmers Union Women’s Conference, January 19-21, 2020, in San Diego, California.
  • The applicant must attend all NFU Women’s Conference programming; arriving prior to the opening of the conference and leaving following the conclusion.

Applications

  • Applications must be in the RMFU office by December 10, 2019, at 5:00 PM (MST). Late applications will not be accepted.
  • Applications must be completed by the person to whom the scholarship will be awarded.
  • Rocky Mountain Farmers Union reserves the right to print any portion of the winning applicant’s scholarship application and final conference review in the Union Farmer, including name and county.
  • Complete and submit the NFU Women’s Conference Scholarship application.

Selection

  • RMFU will award up to 4 scholarships.
  • Priority will be given to those who have not received a scholarship in the past.
  • The committee will consist of RMFU leadership and staff.
  • The committee will review all eligible applications received and announcements will be made by December 13, 2019.

Compensation & Follow-Up 

  • The scholarship will cover the cost of the conference registration and 3-nights stay at the Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa (double occupancy).
  • The winner is responsible for providing their own transportation and booking flights.
  • Awardees will need to provide a written overview of their experience by February 7, 2020, which will be used in an upcoming issue of the Union Farmer.
  • The awardee may be asked to give a short presentation at the state or county level about their experience.

NFU Women's Conference Scholarship Application

  • Personal Information

  • Rocky Mountain Farmers Union Involvement

  • References

    Include the names and phone numbers of two (2) unrelated references. Those listed must be willing to speak on your behalf if contacted by Rocky Mountain Farmers Union.
  • Essay Question

    Explain why you want to attend the NFU Women’s Conference and how attending will benefit you personally and professionally and Rocky Mountain Farmers Union. Feel free to visit https://nfu.org/womensconference/ for inspiration and more information on the conference.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, docx, rtf.
    Upload your MS Word (docx), Adobe PDF, or rich text format (RTF) document here.