Scholarships

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 3:30pm

Categories: Engagement, Scholarships, Recruitment

Scholarship support plays a key role in Land O’Lakes’ multifaceted approach to building a robust pipeline of high-potential food and agriculture professionals.

Preparing students, opening doors: The Land O’Lakes Multifunctional Agricultural and Food Systems Scholarship pairs financial support with hands-on learning for transfer students in the... Read more

Topics: CFANS

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 8:00am

Categories: By the Numbers, Engagement, Scholarships
LeaderShape Fast Facts:
$125,000, five-year sponsorship from Land O’Lakes, beginning 2015
Six days of learning and self-discovery in a collaborative learning environment
64 students were selected... Read more
Topics: CSOM, CSE, CFANS, LeaderShape

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 11:00am

Categories: Students, Scholarships

Land O’Lakes participated in the Thanksgiving for Scholarships event on November 15, which was hosted by the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences (CFANS). Students and donors celebrated the impact of scholarships for more than 350 CFANS students.

Land O'Lakes representatives Megan Wolle, Pete Janzen, and Lydia Botham congratulated Land O'Lakes Multifunctional... Read more

Topics: CFANS

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 1:45pm

Categories: By the Numbers, Engagement, Faculty, Students, Fellowships, Scholarships, Recruitment, Research
Topics: CFANS, Global Food Challenge, Land O'Lakes Scholars, LeaderShape, Sponsorships

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 4:00pm

Categories: Students, Scholarships

Austin Kraft (far right, above) thought he knew how to be an effective leader. He was a drum major in his high school’s marching band and a captain of the speech team. He also got involved student government when he started at the U.

That changed after Kraft, who just finished his first year in the U’s College of Science and Engineering, took part in LeaderShape. Sponsored by Land O’... Read more

Topics: CSE

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 4:15pm

Categories: Students, Scholarships

Johanna Knorr, ’17 B.S., took the lead on a number of ventures while earning her degree in animal science/agricultural and food business management at the U of M. She was active in her college’s student board and mentor program, president of Beta of Clovia sorority, and manager of the Gopher Dairy Bar, which she says proudly served Land O’Lakes ice cream mix at the Minnesota State Fair.

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Topics: CFANS

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 12:00pm

Categories: Athletics, By the Numbers, Community, Students, Faculty, Students, Fellowships, Scholarships, Recruitment, Research

In September 2014, Land O’Lakes announced a landmark $25 million investment in the University of Minnesota through the year 2024. How is this investment making a difference? Find out by watching this short video highlighting some of the “greatest hits” of our partnership during the last two years.

Topics: About, Athletics, Students, Faculty, Recruitment, Research, By The Numbers

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 10:15am

Categories: Students, Scholarships

In 2013, Land O’Lakes generously created a scholarship to support high-achieving juniors or transfer students studying in the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences. Each of these scholars has demonstrated a commitment to food or agriculture.

Brett Pfarr is a Land O’Lakes Scholar and wrestles for the Golden Gophers, where he also volunteers through athletic... Read more

Topics: CFANS

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 9:30am

Categories: Scholarships Topics: CFANS, Land O'Lakes Scholars

Key

CFANS-College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences

CSE-College of Science and Engineering

CSOM-Carlson School of Management

ICA-Intercollegiate Athletics

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