To apply for scholarships in EKU's Department of Agriculture, download and complete the Scholarship Application for Undergraduate majors. Return your completed form to the EKU Agriculture Department, 2 A.B. Carter Building, Richmond, KY 40475.
Application deadline is February 26th. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.
- Scholarship Application for Undergraduate Agriculture and Horticulture Majors (MS Word version)
- Scholarship Application for Undergraduate Agriculture and Horticulture Majors (PDF version)
Agriculture Alumni Scholarship
Established in 1982 to provide scholarships for students of Agriculture & Horticulture. This scholarship is provided to first-year with a minimum of 12 earned credit hours, or sophomores with minimum EKU cumulative GPA of 2.6 in good academic standing majoring in Agriculture or Horticulture. Selection is based upon academic ability, extracurricular activities and financial need.
Dr. Dwight G. Barkley Endowed Scholarship
Available to incoming first-year students, returning students, or transfer students enrolled full-time at EKU. Must have a minimum ACT composite of 18 or equivalent SAT score. Awarded to a turfgrass management student based on financial need and academic ability.
The Cecil B. Clark and Hazel Shackelford Clark Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman from Montgomery, Bath, Fleming, or Clark county. Based on academic achievement, leadership, citizenship, diligence, and social responsibility.
The Charles C. Combs & Betty C. Combs Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in l985 by Charles C. Combs, Jr., Clark C. Combs and Craig C. Combs to honor the memory of their late mother and father and to promote the education of deserving students who enroll full-time at EKU. A scholarship is awarded each year to an outstanding junior or senior student from Kentucky enrolled in the Department of Agriculture.
Farm Credit Services of Mid-America, ACA Agriculture Scholarship
Awarded to incoming student enrolled full-time, based upon academic achievement, related work experience, community service, and professional involvement. The recipient must plan to major in an academic area within the Department of Agriculture. Application process will consist of a written essay, two letter of recommendation, academic transcript, and completed application form.
James T. Greer Agriculture Scholarship
To be awarded to a student majoring in Agriculture based on financial need. Preference shall be given to a married student.
The Jack and Jean Hamiliton Horticulture Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time student in good academic standing, having demonstrated financial need, declared major within horticulture area, preference given to a student graduated from a Kentucky high school.
Glenn W. Hayes Endowed Agriculture Scholarship
Established in 1995 to promote education of deserving students enrolled full-time in the Dept. of Agriculture in honor of Dr. Glenn Hayes. The award is restricted to a Junior or Senior with an academic record conveying probability of success, excellent leadership, positive interpersonal relationship and strong character.
Home Tobacco Warehouse Scholarship
Awarded to a deserving student from Madison County, Kentucky whose major course of study at EKU is Agriculture.
Bige Isaacs Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1993 by the Bluegrass Golf Course Superintendent's Association to provide an annual scholarship to an EKU turfgrass student. The student must be a turfgrass major with a minimum of 2.5 GPA and evidence of financial need.
Michael Judge Scholarship
Established in 2012, in memory of Mr. Michael Judge, a devoted Farm Director and faculty member of the Agriculture Department for twenty years. The scholarship is awarded annually to a Junior or Senior Agriculture student with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and financial need. Preference will be given to a student native of Nicholas County, KY and/or students with a particular interest in Agriculture Marketing.
Mid-America Equipment Retailers Association Scholarship
Shall be awarded to a student majoring in the Department of Agriculture. Preference will be given to a student seeking employment at an equipment retailer.