Paulsen Family Scholarship Fund

The Paulsen Family Scholarship Fund was established to benefit agricultural students in Colusa and Sutter counties planning to continue their education in the field of agriculture. The Paulsen Family wants to help remove financial obstacles for students who wish to pursue a career in agriculture, but who may lack the funds for college.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be a graduating senior from a Colusa or Sutter county high school, or be a student at a two year college or four year college who has graduated from a high school in Colusa or Sutter counties
  • Be planning to major in some area of agriculture, agribusiness, veterinary medicine, forestry, wildlife management, or natural resources at any community college, four-year college, or university with a well-recognized agricultural program, or be a continuing college student in agriculture
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 grading system

Award
$1,000 to $2,500
Deadline
04/13/2015
Supplemental Questions
  1. Essay: Please provide an essay of 500 words or less describing yourself and your career goals
  2. Are you a graduating senior from a Colusa or Sutter county high school, or a student at a two year college or four year college who has graduated from a high school in Colusa or Sutter counties
  3. Letter of Recommendation: Please provide two current letters of recommendation from individuals who are not related to the applicant
  4. Second letter of recommendation