For the Gazette
WILBERFORCE — The US Department of Agriculture, through its USDA/1890 National Scholars Program, is offering four-year, full-tuition scholarships at Central State University.
The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program will provide full tuition, possible employment, fees, books, and room and board each year for up to four years to selected students pursuing a bachelor’s degree in agriculture, food, natural resource sciences, or other related academic disciplines.
The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program is available to high school seniors entering their freshman year of college and rising college sophomores and juniors. The deadline for application is Monday, April 11, 2016. Applications are available at CentralState.edu. For eligibility requirements and more information, go to www.outreach.usda.gov/education/1890/index.htm.
As an 1890 Land-Grant University, Central State provides liberal arts and STEMA curriculum leading to professional careers and advanced studies.