Scholarships & Applications


**UPDATE 3/25/20**

Based on schools being closed through mid-May, we are extending the North Carolina FFA application deadline to 11:59pm on May 1, 2020.  

The advisor should email the completed application and supporting materials as a PDF directly to 

The completed application should be emailed by the advisor to You will not be required to get multiple signatures from multiple people this year.  When the advisor submits the application via email, that means that all of the information included in the application has been verified and is accurate.

Confidential letters of recommendation should be emailed directly to by the individual references.  Please make sure that the reference clearly indicates the student name and the name of the scholarship for which they are applying.  High School/College transcripts can be mailed to our office or emailed directly to  We understand that some people may not want to email these documents and that is completely understandable. So please mail those directly to the NC FFA State Office at the address listed below in my signature block.  They must be postmarked on or before May 1.


There are many different scholarships available to FFA members across the state. Please keep in mind that each scholarship has different requirements and some scholarships are only available to FFA members at certain chapters.

Unless otherwise noted, all state scholarship applications should be mailed to:
North Carolina FFA
NCSU Box 7654
Raleigh, NC 27695-7654

State Scholarship Opportunities

Charles Messer Beef Scholarship

Cy Vernon FFA Endowment Scholarship

G&R Farms Scholarship

Michael E. Bayne Memorial Scholarship

Midway FFA Scholarship

NCATA Current Student Scholarship

NCATA Rising Freshman Scholarship

NCSU CFFA Endowment Scholarship

Phil Grady Memorial Scholarship

WLC Scholarship

Farm Credit of North Carolina Scholarship Opportunities

AgYouth Leadership Program

AgCarolina Farm Credit Scholarships

Cape Fear Farm Credit Scholarships

State Leadership Conference Scholarships

F.T. Willey SLC Scholarship ($285)

George R. Edwards Memorial Scholarship ($250)

Alamance, Guilford, & Orange Young Farmers & Ranchers Scholarships TBD


Click here for a list of 2019 Scholarship Recipients

Helpful Information/Reminders:

  • A student many be nominated for more than one scholarship
  • Electronic copies will be accepted (please, no faxes)
  • Receiving an SLC scholarship does not automatically register a student for SLC