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National Scholarships Announced

May 8, 2018

In 2018, 114 sponsors provided scholarships designed to fit a wide variety of student experiences, career goals and higher education plans. More than 8,800 students applied. The National FFA Organization awarded 1,829 scholarships valued at more than $2.5 million!

118 Kansas FFA members from 81 different chapters received a total of $156,500 in scholarships from the National FFA Foundation.

Scholarships are sponsored by businesses and individuals through the National FFA Foundation and are given for a wide variety of experiences, career goals and higher education plans. The selection process takes into account the whole student - FFA involvement, work experience, Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE), community service, leadership skills and academics.

Member Chapter Name Scholarship name Sponsor Name Amount
Elise Jones Abilene Built Ford Tough Dick Edwards Auto Plaza $1,000
Raycelon Kuntz Abilene Chevy Trucks Holm Automotive Center Inc. $1,000
Tessa Jirak Anderson County Built Ford Tough Beckman Ford, Inc. $1,000
Katie Lybarger Anderson County Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)   $1,000
Shylie Scheckel Anderson County Built Ford Tough Beckman Ford, Inc. $1,000
Lindsay Noland Arkansas City Built Ford Tough Reedy Ford, Inc. $1,000
Ty Ellerman Atchison County John Deere Dealer Heritage Tractor, Inc. $2,000
Curtis Stirton Atchison County John Deere Dealer Heritage Tractor, Inc. $2,000
Natalie Hawkins Atwood America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Cauy Hayes Atwood Built Ford Tough Tubbs & Sons Fod Sales Inc. $1,000
Caden Emmot Beloit AGCO Manufacturing Local Plants Beloit Operations $1,000
Michael Wright Blue Valley Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)   $1,000
John DeWeese Bucklin Tulsa Welding School   $1,000
Brenton Cooke Buhler AGCO Manufacturing Local Plants Hesston Operations $1,000
Jacob Milburn Buhler Built Ford Tough Mel Hambelton Ford Inc. $1,000
Lawson Schultz Buhler Built Ford Tough Mel Hambelton Ford Inc. $1,000
Cody Collins Burlington Built Ford Tough Crow-Moddie Ford $1,000
Chad Hibdon Central Heights America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Tyler Roberts Central Heights Built Ford Tough Beckman Ford, Inc. $1,000
Josh Hasenkamp Centralia Built Ford Tough Rick Honeyman Ford $1,000
Max Svoboda Centre Built Ford Tough Dick Edwards Auto Plaza $1,000
Lindsey Anderson Chapman Built Ford Tough Dick Edwards Auto Plaza $1,000
Rebekah Johnson Chapman Chevy Trucks Holm Automotive Center Inc. $1,000
Jamie Rock Chapman Built Ford Tough Dick Edwards Auto Plaza $1,000
Sam Reno Cheney Built Ford Tough Lubbers Ford $1,000
Sam Reno Cheney AGCO Dealer John Schmidt and Sons $1,000
Colben Dodson Cherryvale Built Ford Tough Quality Motors, Inc. $1,000
Natalee Morris Cherryvale Built Ford Tough Quality Motors, Inc. $1,000
Lane Kabrey Chetopa WIX Filters   $1,000
Rachel Keltz Cheylin Built Ford Tough Yost Ford $1,000
Kinzey Cott Clay Center Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)   $1,000
Garrett Craig Clay Center Built Ford Tough Glavan Ford of Clay Center $1,000
Courtney Sherbert Clay Center America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Eli Ohlde Clifton-Clyde America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Hayden Reinert Colby Built Ford Tough Tubbs & Sons Fod Sales Inc. $1,000
Dylan Helwig Columbus Built Ford Tough Mike Carpino Ford, Inc. $1,000
Katelyn Reh Ellinwood Built Ford Tough Marmie Ford, Inc. $1,000
Jaylinn Pfeifer Ellis Built Ford Tough Lewis Ford Lincoln of Hays $1,000
Spencer Came Ell-Saline America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Bryce Lange Ell-Saline Built Ford Tough Long McArthur Ford $1,000
Katie Malone Erie Built Ford Tough Merle Kelly Ford, Inc. $1,000
Alex Brown Eudora John Deere Dealer Heritage Tractor, Inc. $2,000
Jade Edwards Eureka America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Corbin Gauthier Flinthills John Deere Dealer Prairieland Partners $2,000
Kaleb Guilfoyle Fort Scott Built Ford Tough Briggs of Fort Scott $1,000
Abigail Murrell Garden City Built Ford Tough Burtis Motor Co. Inc. $1,000
Jessica Brynds Girard Built Ford Tough Pittsburg Ford $1,000
Emily Meier Goessel AGCO Manufacturing Local Plants Hesston Operations $1,000
Madeline Meier Goessel America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Blaine Sederstrom Goodland Built Ford Tough Dan Brenner Ford Inc. $1,000
Connor Peirce Haven Built Ford Tough Lubbers Ford $1,000
Sydnee Shive Haven Built Ford Tough Mel Hambelton Ford Inc. $1,000
Dannell Kopp Hiawatha John Deere Dealer Hiawatha Implement $2,000
Emma Williams Hiawatha AGCO Dealer Lang Diesel, Inc. $1,000
Tess Wolney Hiawatha AGCO Dealer Lang Diesel, Inc. $1,000
Callyan Lacio Hillsboro Built Ford Tough Hillsboro Ford $1,000
Emma Mangels Holcomb Built Ford Tough Burtis Motor Co. Inc. $1,000
Mason Chanay Holton Built Ford Tough Foster Ford, Inc. $1,000
Kristin Becker Horton Built Ford Tough Hiawatha Ford, Inc. $1,000
Callie Hoobler Horton Built Ford Tough Hiawatha Ford, Inc. $1,000
Hunter Nickell Humboldt Built Ford Tough Twin Motors Ford, Inc. $1,000
Ashton Brunk Inman America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Maxwell Harman Inman FarmAid   $3,000
Katie Krehbiel Inman John Deere Dealer Prairieland Partners $2,000
Alyssa Leslie Inman Built Ford Tough Midway Motors Supercenter $1,000
Elizabeth Wood Inman Built Ford Tough Midway Motors Supercenter $1,000
Isaiah Wicoff Iola Built Ford Tough Twin Motors Ford, Inc. $1,000
John Kennedy Jackson Heights America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Judd Nelson Jackson Heights Built Ford Tough Foster Ford, Inc. $1,000
Nathan Buss Jefferson West America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Abby Goins Labette County Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa   $1,500
SHYANNE JONES Labette County Built Ford Tough Green Country Ford Parsons $1,000
MARIA PAYNE Labette County Cal-Maine Foods, Inc.   $1,000
Nicholas Schmitt Lakeside AGCO Manufacturing Local Plants Beloit Operations $1,000
Evan Bott Linn Case IH Future Farmer   $1,000
Hannah Dittmer Linn B.R.I.D.G.E. Endowment   $5,000
Kaitlyn Urban Louisburg Built Ford Tough Louisburg Ford Sales Inc. $1,000
Brandon Carp Maize BNSF Railway Foundation   $5,000
Neeley Bowden Manhattan AGCO Corporation   $2,000
Kyndall Norris Manhattan Built Ford Tough Flint Hills Auto $1,000
Kali Holt Marais des Cygnes Valley Built Ford Tough Crow-Moddie Ford $1,000
William Holeman Marmaton Valley John Deere Dealer Legacy Farm and Lawn $2,000
Emily Smart Marmaton Valley Built Ford Tough Twin Motors Ford, Inc. $1,000
Michaela Forst Marysville Built Ford Tough Boss Motors, Inc. $1,000
Kayla Glore Marysville America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Emma Jolley McLouth Built Ford Tough Olathe Ford Sales $1,000
Carlean Sanders Minneapolis FarmAid   $3,000
Courtney Walker Minneapolis Built Ford Tough Long McArthur Ford $1,000
Mateo Lisk Mission Valley America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Kathryn Kingsley Newton Georgia M. Hellberg Memorial   $5,000
Mattie Holzmeister Oakley America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
McKellen Rains Oakley America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Travis Lutz Ottawa Built Ford Tough Bob Allen Ford Ottowa $1,000
Garrett Davidson Paola Built Ford Tough Beckman Ford, Inc. $1,000
Tanner Duncan Paola Dean Foods Company   $1,000
Devin Elliott Paola Built Ford Tough Louisburg Ford Sales Inc. $1,000
Devon Gaines Peabody-Burns AGCO Dealer Lang Diesel, Inc. $1,000
Ben Jensen Pike Valley Rabo AgriFinance   $2,000
Noah Hansen Plainville America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Ariana Horton Pleasant Ridge Built Ford Tough Zeck Ford Lincoln, Inc. $1,000
Logan Mattingley Pleasanton Built Ford Tough Cox Motor Co., Inc. $1,000
Peyton Niemann Renwick Built Ford Tough Mel Hambelton Ford Inc. $1,000
Amanda Baxa Republic County Built Ford Tough Womack Sunshine Ford $1,000
Wyatt Beyer Sabetha AGCO Dealer Lang Diesel, Inc. $1,000
MiKayla Deters Sabetha America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Kyle Grimm Sabetha AGCO Dealer Lang Diesel, Inc. $1,000
Eric Underwood Southeast Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)   $1,000
Emily Headrick Southwestern Heights Built Ford Tough Delissa Ford $1,000
Michael Dowd Spring Hill The Salter Trust   $2,500
Emileigh Dinkel St Francis America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Matthisen Witzel St Francis Built Ford Tough Yost Ford $1,000
Alan Hinds Tonganoxie MetLife Foundation   $2,000
Rebekah Martin Tonganoxie Built Ford Tough Zeck Ford Lincoln, Inc. $1,000
Ryan Stanley Twin Valley Fastline Media Group   $1,000
Colt Sutterby Uniontown America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Jordan Vandervort Washburn Rural Wilbur-Ellis Company Agribusiness Division   $1,000
Levi Gauby Washington County America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund $1,500
Abby Lowe Wellington Built Ford Tough Koehn Motors, Inc. $1,000
Serenity Radford Wichita Southeast Built Ford Tough Rusty Eck Ford $1,000

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