Grange CO-OP

Grange CO-OP



Open to High School Seniors who:

  • Have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.50.
  • Have participated in FFA, 4-H, Horticulture, DECA, FBLA, Young Farmers, Student Body Leadership, School Sports, Extracurricular Activities, or Non-School Related Activities such as Work Experience.
  • Live in Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Curry, Douglas, Siskiyou, Shasta, Tehama, Trinity, Del Norte, Modoc, Yuba, Sutter, Colusa, Glenn or Butte counties.



  • Written essay, with the choice of one topic below (Essays must meet a 900 minimum and 1,500 maximum word requirement to be considered):
    • "What cooperative business model would benefit your community best and why?"
    • "Plan a community garden. Answer these questions:
      • How would you identify a need?
      • How would you coordinate the development of a community garden?
      • What would be the impact on the community?"
  • Signed letter of recommendation from a current teacher, counselor, administrator or employer.
  • Signed copy of official high school transcripts showing a minimum cumulative GPA requirement of 3.50.
  • In addition to the written essay, applicants must submit a video introducing themselves, discussing their future aspirations and presenting their key takeaways from the essay. Video should be shared via a link to YouTube.
  • Completed scholarship application, essay, letter of recommendation, and transcript must be submitted as attachments (.pdf format), along with a link to the video, in a single email to by January 31.


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