Marianna-Fla.- Scholarships are among many ways Farm Credit of Northwest Florida invests in the future of agriculture and helps prepare today's youth to become tomorrow's leaders. Over the last five years, Farm Credit of Northwest Florida has awarded $45,000 in financial and educational support to deserving students pursuing careers that promote agriculture. The recipients have strong ambitions and come from a variety of agricultural and rural community backgrounds.
We are excited to honor the 2020 Scholarship recipients, including Emma Caraway of Jackson County, Jessica Wells of Washington County, Jonathan Oswalt of Liberty County, Cleo Whitsell of Wakulla County, Logan Cooley of Santa Rosa County and Krislynn McLaney of Walton County. Learn more about the 2020 recipients.
About Farm Credit of Northwest Florida
"Farm Credit of Northwest Florida is proud to acknowledge the impact the students have made and will continue to make on our rural communities," President and CEO, Rick Bitner said. "We wish them the best as they move into the next chapter of their lives and toward their academic careers."
Farm Credit of Northwest Florida is part of the nationwide Farm Credit System, providing financing for agriculture, timber operations and businesses related to farming. Additionally, Farm Credit specializes in lending for rural land and homes, whether for purchases, refinances, improvements or construction. Farm Credit of Northwest Florida serves all 18 counties in the Florida panhandle. For more information about the types of financing available or how Farm Credit shares its profits with customers, visit www.GoRural.net