February 15, 2018

TO:  CYFEA Chapter Membership and Agricultural College Students   

SUBJECT:       2018 – 2019 College Academic Scholarships Sponsored by the  Colorado Young Farmers Educational Association

Greetings CYFEA Chapter Membership and interested college students:

                The Board of Directors and members of the 2018 Executive Team of the Colorado Young Farmers Educational Association are pleased to announce the continuation of an outstanding scholarship program.  The purpose of these scholarships is to recognize outstanding students who will be a freshman or sophomore, majoring in the field of agriculture during the 2018 – 2019 school year.  Also, a junior and a senior, majoring in Agricultural Education, are eligible as well, who will be working toward their teacher certification during the 2018 – 2019 school year

                The scholarship applicant must be a Colorado resident and be enrolled as a full-time student at a Colorado junior college, Colorado community college, or a Colorado state college or university.

                The selection of the scholarship recipients will be based upon personal and community activities and interests in Colorado agriculture, along with a future in teaching agricultural education.  This Scholarship Application is also available online at: www.cyfea.org  

                A total of four one-year college scholarships will be awarded as follows:  one $500.00 award for a freshman;  one $750.00 award for a sophomore;  one $1000.00 award for a junior;  and one $1,250 award for a senior.           

All applications must be postmarked by March 15, 2018 and sent to

Sharon Pattee, Executive Director
Colorado Young Farmers Educational Association
P.O. Box 234
Fountain, CO  80817

You may also scan and email your application to: [email protected]

Additional questions? Please call Sharon at: (719) 291-3919 or (970) 616-1396