Scholarships

Carrie Baker is the daughter of Douglas and Nichol Baker of rural Maquon. Carrie is the 2017 Knox County Farm Bureau Scholar and the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship.  Carrie is currently a Junior, majoring in Communications and Agribusiness, at Greenville College. In the future, Carrie hopes to work in Public Relations for an Agribusiness Company.

Easton Beard is the son of Jennifer and Jason Beard of Dahinda.  Easton is the 2017 O’Connor Family Collegiate Scholar and the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship.  Easton is studying Pre-Veterinarian Science at Black Hawk College East, with the future goal of achieving his Doctorate of Veterinarian Science to assist farmers with their livestock needs.

Madelyn Main is the daughter of Pete and Christi Main of Altona.  Madelyn is the 2017 Thomas Lincoln Memorial Scholar and the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship.  Madelyn will be graduating from ROWVA High School this Spring and will be studying Agriculture Studies at Iowa State University in the Fall. 

Benjamin Warner is the son of Nancy Warner of Williamsfield.  Benjamin is the 2017 O’Connor Family High School Scholar and the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship.  Benjamin will be graduating from Willimsfiled High School this Spring and will be studying Agricultural Engineering at Iowa State University in the fall.