Local Scholarships

McDonough County Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarship

2017 Scholarship Guidelines

2017 Scholarship Application

Scholarship Activities Template


Birkey’s Scholarship Internship Program

Are you or do you know a student that is interested in the CNH Service Technician Program at Parkland College? Check out the following links for more information!  Birkey’s Scholarships


Balloon Association of Greater Illinois

The BAGI Scholarship program is again being offered to eligible counties in the Balloon Association of Greater Illinois’ fly territory.  Four $500 scholarships will be awarded to students enrolled in an  ag-related secondary education program.  Applicants must be current Farm Bureau members (or dependents) but are not limited to graduating high school students.  The application and additional information can be found at www.bagiballoon.org


The Mellinger Foundation

The Mellinger Foundation is committed to the support of education, in accordance with the wishes of its founder, Inez Mellinger Hensleigh. Her goal was to provide an ongoing memorial to her brother, Edward A. Mellinger, who believed that education was of major significance to the progress of human society. Accordingly, the Foundation devotes a major portion of its resources in providing scholarships to men and women from western Illinois who attend colleges and universities throughout the nation. Visit www.mellinger.org for more information.


Tri County Cattlemen

Visit www.tricountycattlemen.com for more information