WALLA WALLA — Applications are being taken for the Syngenta Sugarbeet Scholarship program.
The program awards five $1,500 scholarships to students in sugarbeet-growing regions, which include Washington, Oregon and Idaho.
Open to current high-school seniors or college freshmen, sophomores or juniors. Students must be majoring in or intend to major in an agriculture-related field.
Applicants must also plan to attend college during the 2013-2014 school year and must be involved in 4-H, FFA or the sugarbeet industry.
Applications are due by June 14, and are available at ubne.ws/12FprL6.