Small Farms Week

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The Cooperative Extension Program at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University will provide a limited number of scholarships for small farmers interested in attending the activities that will be held on campus as part of Small Farms Week, March 24-30, 2013.

To apply for a scholarship, complete and submit an application. The complete application must be postmarked on or before March 1, 2013. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Individuals awarded scholarships will be notified by mail by March 15, 2013.

 Scholarship Eligibility Requirements

Scholarships will be given to a select number of North Carolina small farmers who meets the following criteria. Applicants must:

  1. Attend all events on March 26-27, 2013.
  2. Live in North Carolina.
  3. Generate 50 percent or more of gross income from farming.

Operate a farm where a family member provides general management