Seasonal Scholarship Program

$1,000 Spring 2022 Scholarship Deadline: Apply by March 1, 2022


Applicant must be a valid resident of Fayette County, KY / "permanent" resident: students living in Fayette County *only* to attend school ARE NOT ELIGIBLE; must be currently enrolled in community college or 4-year institution with a declared major in agriculture, natural resources, environmental science, or related discipline; must possess a cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher.

To Apply:

Submit the following materials to by March 1, 2022

1) completed application (include a separate page for clubs, jobs, etc.)

2) a copy of your most recent transcript stating your school, major, and GPA (unofficial is okay)

3) 450-500 word essay on the assigned topic*

4) a copy of your driver's license showing your Fayette County residency (those without a license are still encouraged to apply - please contact our office about submitting an alternate proof of residency)

*Essay Topic March 2022:

"Green technologies" could be as simple as composting, or as complex as developing photo-voltaic cells to capture sunlight and translate it to energy. In your essay, please talk about an example of a green/clean technology relevant to your future career, and how-- through that technology-- you will endeavor to reduce the human impact on the natural environment in your life's professional work.

This program is offered by FCCD to fund a one-time scholarship payment of $1,000.00.

Two second place awards of $500.00 will also be granted on a one-time basis.
Students who have received the District scholarship twice in one academic year will be ineligible the following academic year.

Please contact with questions.

SP2022_Scholarship Application.pdf