Applications for the 2021 Award Season are NOW OPEN!
Smithfield Hog Production Missouri is pleased to offer four scholarships in 2021, valuing at a total of $6000. Two $500 community scholarships will be awarded to seniors graduating in 2021 from a high school in a county in which Smithfield Hog Production Missouri has company-owned or contract operations. Two $2500 scholarships will be awarded to students that meet the Family Scholarship application criteria. Applications must be submitted by March 26, 2021 to be considered.
The $500 Smithfield Hog Production Missouri Community Scholarships will be awarded to students graduating in 2021 from a high school in a county in which Smithfield Hog Production Missouri has company-owned or contract operations.
Eligible counties include:
Missouri: Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Linn, Livingston, Mercer, Putnam, Schuyler, & Scotland.
Iowa: Appanoose, Decatur, Jefferson, Ringgold, Van Buren, & Wayne.
Illinois: Clay, Fayette, Jasper, Jefferson, Richland, & Wayne
A $2500 Smithfield Hog Production Missouri Family Scholarships will be awarded to two students enrolling in at least 9 credit hours. In addition to education requirements, eligible recipients for these scholarships must meet the following criteria: must be a high school senior graduating in 2021 OR a current college student AND the child of a full time Smithfield Hog Production Missouri Employee OR themselves be currently employed by Smithfield Hog Production Missouri OR the child of a SHP MO contract grower.
Employment with the Smithfield Foods Fresh Plant in Milan DOES NOT satisfy eligibility requirements.