Heartland Co-op Scholarship Programs:

            Single Class Scholarship

Heartland Co-op is pleased to partner with Iowa State University to offer a $500 academic scholarship to students who successfully complete the Individual Project for Cooperatives – Econ 332. To be eligible for funds, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Heartland Co-op member (self, parent/guardian, corporation)
  • Enrolled in Econ 332 at Iowa State University
  • Complete final class project, confirmed by professor
  • Submit application with copy of project

Further details will be released when scholarship becomes available.

Annual Scholarship Program

Heartland Co-op offers twelve $1,000 scholarships to full-time agriculture students through the Iowa FFA Foundation. Recipients are voted on by a selection committee and approved by the Heartland Co-op Board of Directors. To be eligible for this scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Class A Heartland Co-op member (self, parent/guardian, corporation)
  • Full-time student accepted into an Iowa college program offering an agricultural degree, or a 2-year transferable ag program to major in an agricultural curriculum (must enroll in one or more agriculture class each semester of scholarship year)
  • Dependent children and/or spouses of Heartland Co-op directors and officers are prohibited from receiving a scholarship
  • Recipient can be awarded a scholarship one time only
  • Available to applicants who are undergraduate students in two or four year programs (high school seniors, as well as college freshmen, sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply)        

Further details will be released when scholarship becomes available.

Should you have any questions regarding either Heartland Co-op scholarship program, contact Jim Hilzendeger at jhilzendeger@heartlandcoop.com.