American Agri-Women Foundation awards scholarships
COLCHESTER, Vt. - The American Agri-Women Foundation has chosen five scholarship recipients that play a positive role in their communities, encourage the present generation of agriculture, and desire to continue their education in agricultural pursuits. Among the recipients is a student hailing from Bismarck, N.D.:
The $1,000 Citizen Jane Marshall Scholarship went to Baumgartner of Bismarck. She was previously enrolled in a study abroad course that focused on comparative livestock systems in the Midwest vs. England. Madison is a very inquisitive individual who is passionate about the veterinary science industry and the animals within them, according to a news release.
According to the release, AAW promotes the welfare of America’s national security through a safe and reliable food, fiber, and energy supply. Since 1974, AAW members have worked together to educate consumers, advocate for agriculture, and offer networking and professional development opportunities. For more information about AAW, go to www.americanagriwomen.org.