Center for Viticultural Sciences
The mission of the Center for Viticultural Sciences and Small Fruit Research is to conduct research and provide service and support that will help the viticulture industry in Florida to become a viable industry (Florida Viticulture Policy Act, 1978).
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Center for Biological Control
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USDA National Scholars Program Offers Full Scholarship (Incomming Freshmen AND Rising College Sophomores & Juniors)
Earn a full-scholarship AND career employment, upon graduation, through the USDA/1890 National Scholars Program!
The USDA 1890 NSP scholarship is awarded annually and must be used at one of the eighteen 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Institutions which includes Florida A&M University.
Each award provides annual tuition, fees, books, room and board, employee benefits, use of a laptop computer, printer and software while on scholarship, for each of the 4 academic years. The scholar is required to work in the Student Educational Employment Program during school breaks (typically during the summer) and agree to 1 (one) year of service with the U.S. Department of Agriculture for each year of financial support at the completion of the scholar's bachelor degree program.
Each annual scholarship renewal is contingent upon satisfactory performance and normal progress toward the bachelor’s degree.
WHO SHOULD APPLY: Applicants must be U.S. citizens. High school seniors earning a high school diploma or a G.E.D. certificate and entering the first year of college and pursuing a bachelor's degree. Rising college sophomores and juniors may also apply.
Eligibility requirements include a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (unweighted).
Download 2011 NSP Scholarship Application - College Students (rising sophomores and rising juniors)
APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY FEBRUARY 1. If submitting an application in person, please deliver by February 1, to:
Cynthia M. Portalatin, USDA 1890 Program Liaison Office, FAMU College of Agriculture, 1740 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Rm. 217 S. Perry-Paige Bldg., Tallahassee, FL 32307. Contact: 850.561.2192 or email@example.com.
Please note, applying for this scholarship is not the same as applying for admission to the university. For admissions questions, please contact: Florida A&M University Office of Admissions, at 850.599.3796.
Official transcripts and official test scores must be included with your application for both the scholarship AND for university admission.
All signature pages must have original ink signatures.
For additional questions on this scholarship, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The USDA prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital or family status.