North Dakota Soybean Council 

Executive Women in Agriculture Conference

Nov 29 -Dec 1, 2017
Chicago, IL

Application for Scholarship

All scholarship applications are due 4:00PM Friday, October 13, 2017.

All applications received by the deadline will be competitively scored by the ND Soybean Council.

NDSC will have complete discretion over participant selection for the scholarships.

The decision of the NDSC is final.

  • By submitting an application, you agree that if you are awarded a scholarship to attend the 2017 Executive Women in Agriculture Conference, you will be willing to conduct interviews with North Dakota media representatives before and/or after the conference, participate in video interviews and have your picture taken and published.

    • Participants who have attended the Executive Women in Agriculture Conference in the past are not eligible to apply for the scholarships.
    • Participants must be 21 years of age or older by date of application.
    • The North Dakota Soybean Council (NDSC) will competitively score all applications received by the deadline and will have complete discretion over participant selection for the scholarships.

    If accepted:

    • Scholarships recipients will be notified of their selection by October 23, 2017, and will work with NDSC staff on travel arrangements.
    • Recipients will be responsible for booking their own flights according to the dates and times suggested by NDSC staff.
    • NDSC will not reimburse participants for flight upgrades.
    • Recipients will be required to submit a brief written trip report highlighting key takeaways they learned and can apply to their farming operations as a result of participating in the conference.
    • Recipients must pay for all trip expenses up front. Eligible trip costs will be reimbursed to scholarship recipients by ND Soybean Council at applicable government rates upon receipt of written trip report and any required paperwork and receipts or documentation. NDSC may require additional documents prior to issuing reimbursements.
    • Reimbursement can take up to 4-8 weeks to process.
    • Each recipient will be asked to sign an agreement stating personal conduct and expectations during the trip.
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