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Seth Gibson Receives Missouri Corn Scholarship

Posted on 4/12/17

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.)–The Missouri Corn Scholarship Committee is pleased to award a 2017 Missouri Corn Scholarship to Seth Gibson of Norborne. Gibson will receive a $1,000 scholarship from the Missouri Corn Growers Association and the Missouri Corn Merchandising Council to help pay for his continuing education.

Seth is the son of Todd and Sharon Gibson. He is a senior at Norborne R-VIII High School and plans to attend the University of Missouri-Columbia where he will study agricultural journalism.

This is the twenty-first year Missouri Corn Scholarships have been available for high school and college students. High school applicants must be in their senior year and Missouri residents from a Missouri farm or rural area. They must also plan to attend a two- or four-year Missouri college or university and major in agronomy or related subject. College applicants must also be Missouri residents from a Missouri farm or rural area and be a junior enrolled in a Missouri four-year college or university majoring in the field of agronomy or related subject.

Applications for the 2018 Missouri Corn Scholarship Program will be available online on or before Dec. 15, 2017. Learn more about Missouri Corn by visiting www.mocorn.org.

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Becky Frankenbach
Director of Communications
Missouri Corn Growers Association
(573) 893-4181

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