Alfa Foundation has established a scholarship program to assist members of the Alabama Farmers Federation who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs in the state of Alabama. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin.
Applicants of the Alfa Foundation Scholarship Program award must:
Note: Alfa Mutual Insurance employees and their dependent children are eligible to apply.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive:
The program will be administered in full compliance with IRS Revenue Procedure 76-47.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need is not considered.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any director, officer or employee of the Alfa Foundation, Alfa Mutual Insurance Company, its affiliates or subsidiaries, or the Alabama Farmers Federation, its affiliates or subsidiaries, play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final and shall release Alfa Foundation, Alfa Mutual Insurance Company, its affiliates or subsidiaries, or the Alabama Farmers Federation, its affiliates or subsidiaries, and any of its respective directors, officers, or employees from liability regarding the selection of recipients.
Applicants will be notified in Late March. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Alfa Foundation. Awards will be paid in one installment in early August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following documents:
Also as part of your application, one online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.