Kansas Corn is dedicated to providing programs and opportunities for college students interested in careers in the corn industry. We have developed a comprehensive program for college students to learn about careers in corn and agriculture, a collegiate academy for students looking for additional career development, a scholarship program and a special student rate for KCGA membership. Find out more below!
Providing Opportunities for Students Interested in Careers in Corn
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Our Collegiate Programs
The Kansas Corn Collegiate Academy gives college students the opportunity to dive deeper into the corn industry. It gives students insights into the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead of the corn industry and how corn may fit into their future career paths. Participating students will create a capstone project that will relate the information they have learned back to their area of study. Students will participate in a day at the Statehouse in Topeka and Corn Congress in Washington D.C.Find Out More
Kansas Corn Next Generation Scholarships
For students interested in pursuing careers in corn, Kansas Corn’s Next Generation Scholarship program is available via application. 15 college students received scholarships in 2019.Find Out More
Kansas Corn’s Career Connections program connects college students with potential career paths related to the corn industry. Check out our online resource that highlights the career paths of a wide variety of ag professionals. Learn about how to request on-campus events that provide opportunities for college students to have candid conversations with industry professionals.Find Out More
Collegiate Career Tips
Our friends at Ag Careers have shared their knowledge and wisdom! Learn more about what to do and what not to do when it comes to applying and interviewing for your next internship or job.Read the Tips Here
KCGA Student Membership
The Kansas Corn Growers Association (KCGA) is now offering college students a rate of $25 for one year memberships. A student membership in KCGA also includes membership in the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), and provides many additional benefits and services.Find Out More
For students interested in internship opportunities with Kansas Corn, please contact Stacy Mayo-Martinez.
If you’re an industry professional with an opportunity please email firstname.lastname@example.org so we can share the information with our students.