Scholarships

Helping our future leaders with their education

If you have questions regarding any of the scholarships, call Miranda Letherman at 701-952-0166.

Co-op House Scholarship

Each year, Co-op House Scholarships of at least $500 are awarded to students planning to enroll as freshmen at North Dakota State University. Applicants need to be pursuing a career important to rural America, but not limited to agribusiness, farm operation or production agriculture.

Return ALL pages of the scholarship application by March 15 to:

Co-op House Scholarship
North Dakota Farmers Union
PO Box 2136
Jamestown ND 58402-2136

Co-op House Scholarship

NDFU Scholarship

Each year, scholarships of at least $500 are awarded to undergraduate students planning to attend or be enrolled as an undergraduate in a post-secondary institution. The field of study is not limited to agribusiness, farm operation or production agriculture, but should relate to or benefit rural America.

  • High school seniors and college undergraduates are eligible to apply
  • Farmers Union membership required ($30 annual family membership)
  • Must have at least 2.50 grade point average during the last three years of schooling

ALL pages of the scholarship application must be returned by January 31 to:

NDFU Scholarship
North Dakota Farmers Union
PO Box 2136
Jamestown ND 58402-2136

NDFU Scholarship

Bergman Scholarship

Bergman Scholarships of $1,000 are awarded to eligible Farmers Union Torchbearers each year. Applications are sent to all eligible and qualifying Torchbearers for that particular year.

  • Must be receiving the Torchbearer Award at the upcoming Farmers Union State Convention
  • Must have at least 2.50 grade point average
  • Completed application and personal recommendations must be returned by application deadline indicated on the application

Applications for the Bergman Scholarship should be returned by Nov. 22 to:

Bergman Scholarship
North Dakota Farmers Union
PO Box 2136
Jamestown ND 58402-2136

Stanley Moore National Scholarship

Each year, three $1,500 Stanley Moore National Scholarships are awarded to Farmers Union members enrolled in a two-year or four-year college or university.

Application deadline is April 1. Learn more.

Hubert K. and JoAnn Seymour Scholarship

A $2,000 scholarship is awarded each year in tribute to the Seymour family for their commitment to Farmers Union.

Application deadline is April 1. Learn more.

MANRRS Scholarship

The Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS) Scholarship helps prepare students for successful careers in agriculture, food, fiber and national resource systems. Each year, two $1,500 scholarships are awarded.

Application deadline is April 1. Learn more.

Stanley Moore FUI Foundation Regional Scholarship

Each year, Farmers Union Industries Foundation awards several $1,500 Stanley Moore Scholarships to Farmers Union members and their children in Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Money is to be used for tuition and books.

Application deadline is April 26, 2024. Learn more. 

CHS Foundation Scholarships

The CHS Foundation cultivates opportunity through university partnerships that benefit students studying in the field of agriculture.

More than 215 scholarships are awarded annually to college students enrolled in an agricultural-related program at 24 partnering two- and four-year colleges and universities (see list). Interested students should contact their college of agriculture office to apply, since application and award timelines vary.