NEW Co-op offers scholarship

The NEW Cooperative Foundation 2013 Scholarship Program will award at least five $2,000 scholarships to area students. To qualify, the student must be a dependent of a NEW Cooperative member or full-time employee and must be pursuing an agricultural college degree.

The scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores and juniors. Award recipients will be selected based also on academic achievements, leadership potential and desire to pursue a future career in agriculture.

Scholarship program descriptions and applications can be found at all NEW Cooperative locations and online at Applications must be submitted by March 8.

For questions concerning the NEW Cooperative Scholarship Program, call 955-2040 or email