Supporting Ag Education

Yankee knows that a solid education is the best foundation for your future. Learn more about how we can help.

Scholarships

Yankee awards up to four $2,000 Royal W. Smith, Jr. Scholarships each year.

Information

  • Awards are based on merit including academic, agricultural, civic accomplishment and essay content.
  • Applicant must be a college-matriculated member of a Yankee Farm Credit stockholder farm family enrolled in a college program leading to a bachelor's or an associate's degree.
  • Applicants will be eligible for a scholarship regardless of their course of study. However, preference is given to the study of agriculture or related fields.

Application process

Click to fill in the application and e-mail, or print the form and follow the instructions or contact your local office to receive an application. For more information, contact info@yankeefarmcredit.com.

Extension Tuition

The Vermont, New Hampshire and New York Extension services provide valuable educational programs for farmers. For information about upcoming programs in your area, log on to any Extension Service Web site:

If you are interested in taking an Extension course, be sure to talk to your loan officer about tuition assistance or send an e-mail to info@yankeefarmcredit.com.

How can we help?

We've been helping rural America for over a century. Take a minute to tell us about your challenge. We're here to listen and help plan a way forward.

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