The Scholarship

 ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP

The Deep Roots Scholarship Fund is dedicated to supporting the education and development of aspiring leaders in the fields of agriculture and business. Each year, we award scholarships in the amount of $2,000 to deserving grade 12 students from five local high schools: Maryfield, Wawota, Whitewood, Moosomin, and Redvers.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

  • Grade 12 students attending Maryfield, Wawota, Whitewood, Moosomin, or Redvers high schools.
  • Students must be planning to pursue post-secondary education in either agriculture or business.
  • Applicants must provide a Letter of Acceptance from their chosen post-secondary institution.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

Interested students can apply by completing the application form and submitting a 3-5 minute video addressing at least two of the following questions:

  1. What changes do you foresee in primary agriculture over the next 10 years?
  2. What role do you envision yourself playing in the future of agriculture?
  3. How can farms attract new individuals to pursue careers in Agriculture?

APPLICATION PROCESS

  • January 2024: Call for applications. Applications can be submitted below.
  • May 20, 2024: Deadline for application submissions.
  • June 20, 2024: Applications will be reviewed by our team members to determine alignment with the Hebert Group core values. Decisions will be communicated accordingly, and scholarships will be presented by team members with ties to the respective communities.
  • January 2025: Selected scholarship recipients will receive their funds after successfully completing their first semester.

HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR VIDEO

Upload your video to cloud storage or a video hosting platform such as Google Drive, Dropbox, YouTube, Vimeo, etc. Then, provide the link to your video in the application form.

APPLY NOW

To apply for the Deep Roots Scholarship, please complete the application form below and submit your video response by May 15, 2024.

CONTACT INFORMATION

For inquiries or assistance regarding the application process, please contact Stephanie, at info@deeprootsfoundation.com.

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