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Grange Co-Op Application Cover Letter

General Information:

  1. The Board of Directors has 9 positions.
  2. Length of Term is 3 years.
  3. Directors must be ag members of Grange Co-op or be representatives of a member corporation, association, partnership, trust or estate.
  4. Three (3) Director positions become available each year.

Board of Director Nominations:

  1. Nominee must give their signature indicating he or she meets board member qualifications and desires to serve a three-year term.
  2. Must obtain signatures of ten (10) Grange Co-op ag members.
  3. Petitions can be obtained at the Main Office in Central Point.  If you would like a petition mailed, faxed or e-mailed to you, please call (541) 664-1261.
  4. A petition, along with a biography and statement of the nominee, should be received by the Grange Co-op Nominating Committee on or before February 1st of each year.  (If the nominee desires a picture to be included with the ballots, he or she can include this with the biography and statement or e-mail a digital photo to farm@grangecoop.com )

Contact Information:

If you have any questions or would like a complete list of qualifications, please contact
Barry Robino, CEO (541) 664-1261 or
barry@grangecoop.com

Main Office:

Mailing Address:
PO Box 3637 Central Point, OR 97502

Street Address:
2833 N Pacific Hwy Medford, OR 97501 (Located inside Grange Co-op: Pet Country)
Phone: (541) 664-1261
Fax: (541) 664-1246

Grange Co-op is pleased to provide information on selected scholarships that may pertain to students in the Southern Oregon/Northern California region who wish to further their education. Summary descriptions of each scholarship are provided below, along with links to complete information.

Grange Co-op annually awards twelve $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors. To qualify, students must have a GPA of 3.50 or higher and have participated, during the current year, in at least one of these activities: FFA, 4-H, Horticulture, DECA, FBLA, student body leadership, school sports, or non-related activities such as work experience. In addition, students must reside in Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Curry, Douglas or Coos counties in Oregon, or Siskiyou, Del Norte, Modoc, Humboldt, Yuba or Sutter counties in California. The application window is December 1 through February 15, annually. Click here for more information.
Rogue Co-ops annually awards one $1,500 scholarship. Rogue Co-ops is a coalition of local cooperatives including Rogue Credit Union, Medford Food Co-op, Ashland Food Co-op, and Grange Co-op. To qualify, students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have participated, during the current year, in at least one of these activities: FFA, 4-H, Horticulture, DECA, FBLA, student body leadership, school sports, or non-related activities such as work experience. In addition, students must reside in Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Curry, Douglas or Coos counties in Oregon, or Siskiyou, Del Norte, Modoc or Humboldt counties in California. The application window is typically open from early November to mid-February. Click here for more information.

Grange Co-op & Rogue Co-ops 2016 scholarship winners:
The recipient of the $1,500 Rogue Co-ops Scholarship is Eamon Velarde.
Recipients of Grange Co-op’s $1,000 scholarships are: Zulema Hernandez, Ava Selvig, Beth Noel, Rylee Jakobosky, Falon Sonnen, Mary Dale, Alicia Amador, Emily Andrus, Genevieve Regli, Mason Herzog, Samantha Shelton, and Hailey Fredenburg.

 

The CHS Foundation, the major giving entity of CHS Inc. (NASDAQ: CHSCP), the nation’s leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods company, will award 100 $1,000 high school scholarships to students planning to study an agricultural field at a two or four-year college and 200 scholarships to students enrolled in an agricultural-related program at partnering two- and four-year colleges and universities throughout the United States. Scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $2,000. For eligibility information and application forms, click here for more information.
John Brandt
Memorial Scholarship Program
The John Brandt Memorial Scholarship Program is a $25,000 scholarship available to graduate students pursuing dairy-related degrees at Iowa State University, South Dakota State University, the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, or the University of Wisconsin-Madison. One or two scholarships are awarded annually to deserving candidates who have demonstrated exceptional commitment and aptitude toward their field of study. Applicants must be pursuing a program of study leading to a Master or Doctor of Philosophy degree in one of the following areas: dairy cattle nutrition, genetics, physiology, management, dairy food manufacturing, processing or marketing of milk and dairy products. Please click here to request additional information about the John Brandt Scholarship Program.
College of Agricultural Sciences
Students received nearly $300,000 in financial support from the College of Agricultural Sciences for the 2013-14 year, and that’s not including the additional funds students received from departments. You too could be eligible to receive College of Agricultural Sciences (CAS) scholarship funding if you major in one of the following degree programs:
  • Agricultural business management
  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Animal sciences
  • BioResource research
  • Botany
  • Crop and soil science
  • Environmental economics and policy
  • Environmental science
  • Fisheries and wildlife sciences
  • Food science and technology
  • Horticulture
  • Microbiology
  • Rangeland sciences
  • Biological and Ecological Engineering

Please click here for additional information about the OSU College of Agricultural Sciences Scholarship Program.

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