Ken Holz and his son Jason, has lead the charge to maintain and continue with the earning of funds for our club's scholarship fund raising.
                                                          

Here is one item we will be auctioning off to earn funds for the Scholarship Fund.

Please plan to attend the auction which helps raise funds for future experts attend post-secondary schooling    

                                

 

Scholarship   Name:

Upper  Midwest A-C Club Scholarship Program

Short   Description:

To   show their support for the future of agriculture, the Upper Midwest A-C Club  has offered the following scholarship

Long   Description:

The Upper Midwest A-C   Club Scholarship was created to honor the memory of the Allis-Chalmers   agricultural and industrial division involvement to help make our world   stronger and its promotion of the growth of agriculture world-wide, honor   those courageous and adventuresome pioneer men and women who played such an important   role in the founding of this nation and encourage the present generation to   continue their education in agricultural pursuits.

Based   on the number of applicants, the Club’s awarding a total of all presented winners will be a total of $500 in scholarships to students pursuing degrees   in related agricultural programs who are committed to a future working in and   enhancing the agricultural culture as they are likely to excel in academics,   leadership, and community service.

An  example of awarding “a total of $500 in scholarships”:

  •   One (1) person applies for a scholarship and is awarded   the scholarship, that person has earned $500.00.
  •   If two (2) eligible applicants are awarded a   scholarship, each will receive a scholarship in the amount of $250.00
  •   And so on with awarding applicants.

  

Upper Midwest A-C Club Scholarship Guidelines

Needs to be attending an educational college (University, Technical College, trade school and Community College) for at least a one (1) year training program.

 Scholarships shall be awarded to students/undergraduates pursuing agriculture-related education at an accredited institution.

 The applicants degree can be earning a vocational diploma, “one year diploma”, associate degree or a undergraduate of a bachelor through PhD degree

 The applicant is evident of leadership, character and integrity

 Needs to be registered for as full-time student in good standing

 Needs be earning at least a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher upon completion of first semester and continuing into second semester.

 Preference will be given to applicants whose parents or grandparents are present Upper Midwest A-C Club dues-paying members

 Applicants 18 years of age and older should be come members of the Upper Midwest A-C Club (there is a small fee) so that they can stay up-to-date on all of the information pertaining to the scholarship.

 Committee needs transcripts, for proof of registration, of first semester attendance and GPA

 Financial ability or status shall not be taken into account in the granting of a  scholarship

 Students must be a citizen of the United States of America to be eligible for the Upper Midwest A-C Club scholarship awards. International students studying in the United States are not eligible.

 How do I apply for the Upper Midwest A-C Scholarship? Scholarship applications are available at the Upper Midwest A-C Club’s website at www.orangespectacular.com.

What is require of myself, once when I apply?
An essay – 300-500 words describing how the student perceives the future of agriculture and why he or she is seeking to be a part of the industry

 An interview – Based on the student’s application, interests and essay. Interviews will be conducted during the Orange Spectacular at pre-scheduled times.

Include Community Service – Involvement in activities outside the student’s education-related activities

 Include Student Group Activities – Involvement within the student’s education-related activities

.Each application will be reviewed on their own merit.

 Applicant is required to be attending an agricultural related program. If enrollment is questionable, the Scholarship Committee may ask the Board of Directors for direction/clarification is the applicant is earning an agriculture.

Upper Midwest A-C Club Scholarship Application

Scholarship Name:

Upper Midwest A-C Club Scholarship Program

Short Description:

To show their support for the future of agriculture, the Upper Midwest A-C Club has offered the following scholarship

Name:_________________________________________________________

Address: _______________________________________________________

City:____________________________________________State:__________

Zip Code:_______________ Phone Number:(______)_______- ___________

Your age is ______  Are you are citizen of the United States of America? ______

What is your major? ______________________________________________

Are you minoring in another subject? __________________________________

What educational institute are you attending? ___________________________

What is your most recent G.P.A. ______________________________________

Place an “X” in the appropriate space(s)

The program is a _____ University, ______Technical College or a trade school, or

________ Community College _______ Private College

How long is the program? ____ 9 months  _____ 1 year _____ 2year ______ 4 year

The degree you will graduate with _______Vocational Diploma ______ Associate degree                                       

______ Undergraduate ______ Graduate________ Bachelor Degree _______Doctorate

List your participation in any leadership roles:_____________________________

List any community service you have performed: ___________________________

__________________________________________________________________

List any Involvement in activities outside of your education-related activities: _______

____________________________________________________________________

____________________________________________________________________

 

List any Student Group Activities. This would be your Involvement within your education

related activities: ______________________________________________________

____________________________________________________________________

____________________________________________________________________

 

Are your parents or grandparents present members? _________

List your parents or grandparents names _________________________________

Before sending in your application, please complete the following:

* Please include an official transcripts of first semester attendance and GPA

 

* Please develop an essay consisting of 300-500 words describing how you perceive the future of agriculture and why you are seeking to be a part of the industry.

 

Later, if accepted, you will be interviewed by the Scholarship Committee based on your application, interests and essay. Interviews will be conducted during the Orange Spectacular at pre-scheduled times.

The Upper Midwest A-C Club appreciates your interest in the scholarship which it is providing.

Please send your material to:

Randy Larson

4573 110th St.

Chippewa Falls, WI  54729