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Education

Area students awarded scholarships

AMES, Iowa — Iowa State University has announced scholarships were awarded by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and its academic units to undergraduate students for the 2019-20 academic year.

Cole Wright of Bradford, who is studying agronomy, received the George N. Heald, Nellie Stromer Heald and Joyce Heald Simpson Scholarship in Agronomy for the 2019-20 academic year.

Alexandria Geary of Buda, who is studying animal science, received the Portia A. Goke Scholarship in Memory of Alvin W. Goke for the 2019-20 academic year.

More than $3.5 million in student scholarships are offered each year by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and its academic units, in addition to monies awarded by Iowa State at the university level.

The application period for College of Agriculture and Life Sciences scholarships for the 2020-21 academic year is currently open. The priority deadline for students who will be new freshmen in the fall of 2020 is Dec. 1. For new students who will be transferring in and for students who are currently enrolled, the deadline is March 2, 2020. All students apply for scholarships at www.financialaid.iastate.edu/scholarships.

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