Farm Bureau, Young Farmers & Ranchers, American AgCredit

2024 Scholarships Awarded

Central Coast Young Farmers & Ranchers, Monterey County Farm Bureau, and American AgCredit are pleased to award scholarships each year to deserving students who desire a career in food production or ranching. Central Coast Young Farmers & Ranchers works hard to give back to the agricultural community through fundraiser events, bar-b-que services and support of other agricultural non-profit organizations.


  1. Applicants may be incoming college freshmen, starting or continuing students at a Junior College, Community College, or four-year University, or transferring to a four-year college or university.
  2. Must have attended and graduated from high school within Monterey or San Benito Counties.
  3. Collegiate curriculum area of study and expected degree must be in Agriculture / AgriBusiness.
  4. Strong consideration is based off the essay question.
  5. Grade point average, extra-curricular activities, and financial need will be considered.
  6. Recipient must show proof of enrollment and maintain 12 units or more each semester/quarter during the 2023-2024 academic year to receive funds.