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exteriorbanner8.pngUp to $100,000 in Scholarships Will Be Awarded to Students Pursuing Agriculture-related Studies

  • NBFA Scholarship Program cultivates a new generation of black farmers
  • Applications will be accepted through April 28, 2017, or until 100 applications have been received
  • Scholarships funded by the FCA Foundation, the charitable arm of automaker FCA US 

The National Black Farmers Association (NBFA) Scholarship Program is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 academic year. In its third year, the

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  • exteriorbanner8.pngScholarships funded by the FCA Foundation support the development of a new generation of African-American farmers

The National Black Farmers Association (NBFA) Scholarship Program today opened the application period for 2016 scholarships. The application site,, will remain open from March 1 to May 2, 2016, or until 100 applications have been received, whichever comes first. 

Funded through a grant from the FCA Foundation, the charitable arm of FC

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As the Pigford I Settlement comes to a close: The Network of Black Farm Groups and Advocates state it was a productive beginning to redress decades of discrimination

The Pigford consent decree on April 14, 1999 marked the first step to offer compensation for thousands of black farmers who faced decades of discrimination from the US Department of Agriculture. That first step is now coming to a close. In fact, recently, a motion was filed to "wind down" the Pigford I consent decree. Fourteen year

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