The NAFB Foundation presented $25,000 in college scholarships to five outstanding students during the foundation luncheon on Wednesday at the 75th annual convention.
The scholarship recipients, pictured here with NAFB Foundation president Sara Wyant, Agri-Pulse, are:
Matthew Winterholler, Texas Tech University
National Wheat Foundation/U.S. Wheat Associates Scholarship
Jacqueline Janorschke, University of Missouri
George Logan Scholarship
Corryn La Rue, Utah State University
Glenn Kummerow Memorial Scholarship
Alexandra Voichoskie-Hansen, University of Lincoln
BASF Grow Smart Scholarship
Christy Allen, University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign
Orion Samuelson Scholarship, sponsored by CME Group
The big and fun NAFB Foundation live auction is at the Thursday evening reception at the end of a very long Trade Talk day, so for the first time one special item will be up for auction tonight at the opening reception sponsored by the National Corn Growers Association – which is a kayak tour on the Potomac guided by NCGA CEO Jon Doggett.
There are also TONS of great silent auction items pn display for bidding and, of course, you can always contribute on-line and become a member of the Booster Club.
Chuck talked to Sara Wyant about the foundation and its widespread industry support. Interview with NAFB Foundation president Sara Wyant, Agri-Pulse