Bodensteiner Implement Company Provides Local FFA Scholarship Opportunity to Deserving Student
Bodensteiner Implement Company is pleased to announce they are working with FFA to award college scholarships to local members.
Bodensteiner Implement Company is sponsoring 4 scholarships valuing $2,000 each through the National FFA Scholarship program. These scholarships will provide financial aid to FFA members attending two or four year colleges. We are excited for this opportunity as we strive to encourage excellence and enable students to pursue their educational goals.
In 2017, 1,888 scholarships worth more than $2.7 million were awarded to FFA members through the National FFA Scholarship program, with more than 115 sponsors participating in the program.
More than 8,000 students applied for these scholarships last year. This year, scholarship applications are available online November 15, 2017 through Feb. 01, 2018 at www.FFA.org/Scholarships
Bodensteiner Implement Company operates John Deere retail locations serving more than 12 contiguous northeastern Iowa counties through 10 retail locations. Bodensteiner's holds contracts with John Deere for Agriculture Equipment, Commercial and Consumer Equipment, and Commercial Worksite Products, in addition to other strategic product partnerships.
The National FFA Organization provides leadership, personal growth and career success training through agricultural education to 649,355 student members who belong to one of 7,859 local FFA chapters throughout the U.S., Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.