Scholarships

Each year, Rocky Mountain Farmers Union awards about $8,000 in scholarships for higher education. The scholarship deadline for applications is April 29, 2016. Here are a few tips to make the application process go smoothly. Please click on the link below, fill out the form, print it out, and mail it to RMFU along with the additional requested items. You may save the form and update it later, so it does not have to be completed from beginning to end at the same time. An incomplete form will not be accepted. Resumes do not take the place of a complete application.

Be sure to include: Current high school or college transcripts. —  ACT or SAT scores. Two letters of recommendation from Farmers Union leaders, teachers, employers, etc. Written essay, 2-3 pages using 12 point Times New Roman font. Essay should demonstrate knowledge of Farmers Union and its affiliates, your financial need, and your personal leadership abilities, achievements, and career goals.

Scholarships are also available to members through National Farmers Union. Visit nfu.org for details.

If you have any questions, please call 1.800.373.7638, extension 550.

RMFU Foundation Scholarships for 2016-17

RMFU annually awards scholarships to support higher education funding for youth. Scholarships are based on applications that require written responses to essay questions.