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Chapter of the ASFMRA!    

The American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA) is recognized as the premier organization for rural     
property professionals, providing excellent education, networking opportunities and legislative representation for its members    
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2020-2021 MN ASFMRA College Scholarship


$1000 Scholarship for the 2020-2021 Academic Year


To support and encourage interest in rural appraisal, farm management, and agriculture consulting and to promote the ASFMRA chapter’s student membership.


Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must meet the following qualifications to be eligible for the MN ASFMRA College Scholarship:

  • Have completed the equivalent of 4 semesters of post-secondary education by June 1, 2020.

  • Possess a cumulative college GPA of 2.5 or better.

  • Have a designated major in an agriculture, real estate or management related field.

  • Be a resident of the state of Minnesota or a student attending a Minnesota College/University


Additional Preferences:

If possible, the following preferences will also be considered:

  • Involvement in agriculture and community activities,

  • Demonstrated leadership qualities,

  • Academic achievements,

  • Stated interest in a career in agriculture appraisal, consulting or farm business management.


Undergraduate students who meet the selection criteria should complete the attached application by March 20th, 2020. Applications and essays will be reviewed by the Minnesota ASFMRA Scholarship Committee. Scholarship winners will be notified by letter on or before April 1st.

Click here for the MN ASFMRA Scholarship Application.

Application deadline is March 20th, 2020


Want to learn more about ASFMRA?

Applicants are highly encouraged to learn more about the Farm Manager and Rural Appraisal industries through job shadowing with our expert members.


If you are interested in job shadowing or have application questions, contact Christine Reitsma by phone (320) 203-4667 or by email at Christine.Reitsma@Compeer.com


American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers is the premier professional organization for property economic professionals who provide management, consultation, and valuation services, as well as real estate services on rural and agricultural assets. The Minnesota Chapter of ASFMRA was chartered in 1979 to empower rural property professionals by providing education and promoting ethical and professional standards.

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