Kansas State University
Women Managing the Farm Scholarship Application
Please complete the following questions to apply for a scholarship to attend the Women Managing the Farm Conference on February 7-8, 2019 in Manhattan, Kansas. Scholarships are limited and applications must be submitted by January 4, 2019 to be considered.
Scholarship recipients will receive complimentary conference registration. Travel expenses and optional pre-conference workshops are not included.
Please complete the application below and submit along with one letter of recommendation. The letter should include a statement addressing the benefit the applicant would receive from a scholarship award to attend the conference. The letter may be submitted with your application or sent by email to email@example.com or by fax to 785-532-6190.
Award notifications will be sent in mid-January.
Application and supporting letter of recommendation must be received by January 4, 2019.
Applicant Contact Information
Alternate Phone Number
Confirm email listed above
Have you previously attended a Women Managing the Farm Conference?
Have you been awarded a scholarship for a past Women Managing the Farm Conference?
Farm Operation Information
Please select the range that most closely reflects your farm income.
More than $400,000 net income
$250,000-$399,999 net income
$100,000-$249,999 net income
$1,000-$99,999 net income
< $9,000 net income
$0 to $49,999 loss
> $50,000 loss
Do you have off-farm or supplemental employment?
If you answered yes:
How many people currently reside in your home?
Please select the range(s) that most closely reflect your farming operation.
< 99 acres
> 2,000 acres
Both owned and rented
Please share the types of crops and/or livestock you produce.
Please indicate the type of role you play on your farm operation. Check all that apply.
Agriculture Partner (shares equal work, responsibilities or decision making on all aspects of farm operation with spouse)
Business Manager (main responsibilities are bookkeeping, information gathering and financial decision making, but spouse is the primary farm operator)
Agriculture Helper (participates in agricultural production mainly during busy times, such as harvest, planting, calving seasons, etc.)
Farm Homemaker (main farm activities involve "gofering" and traditional household chores)
Independent Agricultural Producer (manage the farm largely by yourself)
Absentee Landowner (owns farmland but is not involved in day-to-day farm production activities)
Please give us a brief description of how a scholarship would benefit you.
Letter of Recommendation
Please attach a letter of recommendation in support of your scholarship application. If you prefer, you may email the letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax it to 785-532-6190. The letter should include a statement addressing the benefit you would receive if awarded a scholarship to attend the conference.
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Review and Submit
Please review your information before submitting. Your application will not be considered complete until we receive both the application form and letter of recommendation.
If you have questions about this form, please contact Debbie Hagenmaier, conference coordinator, at email@example.com or 785-532-2560.
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