Kaskaskia College Agriculture Students awarded $4,000 in Farm Credit Scholarships

April 8, 2021


Six Kaskaskia College Agriculture Students have received Farm Credit Scholarships, totaling $4,000. The scholarships will be applied to the student’s Spring 2021 tuition costs.

Recipients of the $1,000 scholarships included Will Harnetiaux of Greenville and Zachary Missey of Trenton. Recipients of the $500 scholarships included Andrew Strieker of St. Rose, Jenna Hemker of Bartelso, Kelsey Knebel of Highland, and Allison Diekemper of Carlyle.

Students were chosen based on financial need, good academic standing, engagement in the classroom, and effort to participate in agriculture program activities, such as hosting contests, plot work, etc.

“Farm Credit has been a great partner and supporter of KC Agriculture for several years,” stated KC Agriculture Professor Aaron Heinzmann. “We’re happy to work with them and continue a legacy of youth working towards agriculture careers.”

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Pictured (l-r) Will Harnetiaux of Greenville and Zachary Missey of Trenton, $1,000 scholarship recipients.
Pictured (l-r): Andrew Strieker of St. Rose, Jenna Hemker of Bartelso, Kelsey Knebel of Highland, and Allison Diekemper of Carlyle, $500 scholarship recipients.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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