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Breaking New Ground Scholarship


Incoming freshmen or current College of Agriculture students who have physical disabilities that seriously impair his or her mobility, hearing, vision and/or use of extremities that cannot be substantially corrected with the use of prescriptive or prosthetic devices are eligible to apply for the Breaking New Ground Scholarship. Preference will be given to Indiana residents. Applicants should submit a letter of application (maximum of 2 pages) to: Scholarship Coordinator, 615 W State St., W Lafayette IN 47907. The applicantÔÇÖs letter of application (maximum of 2 pages, addressed to the Scholarship Coordinator) should include: documentation of the disabling condition; statement of need; statement of how funds will be used; summary of career goals being pursued. Applicants must also complete the College of Agriculture Scholarship application to be considered for this scholarship. Freshman scholarship application deadline: December 15, 2021. Current student application deadline: February 1, 2022.

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  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkRestricted to applicants that have hearing, physical or visual disabilities
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Indiana
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Agriculture

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