Students planning to pursue careers in farming, ranching or other agricultural occupations may now apply for 2013 California Farm Bureau Scholarship Foundation scholarships.
Applications are available online at www.cfbf.com/programs/scholar. The deadline for submissions is March 1.
Applications are open to students who are Farm Bureau collegiate members in California. Scholarships are given based on students' academic achievements, leadership skills, career goals, extracurricular activities and other factors.
Last year, the foundation awarded $202,250 in scholarships and surpassed the $2 million threshold since the foundation's inception in 1955.
More than 70 students received foundation scholarships in 2012.