In 2001, the Red River Exhibition Association started the Agriculture Scholarship category in honour of the Farm Family of the Year. Each year, deserving Manitobans receive eight agriculture scholarships to support them in their pursuit of education.

Check out the details for each scholarship below:

The Cam Brown Agricultural Scholarship was established by Dr. Stan T.K. Cheung, Ph.D. The $3000 scholarship honours Cam’s induction into the Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame on July 20, 2010. The scholarship will provide financial assistance to students in the Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences at the University of Manitoba.

One, $1,500 scholarship is awarded in honour of the Farm Family of the Year.

Applicants must be both a Manitoba resident AND wish to enter or continue post secondary studies in agriculture or a related program of study at a Manitoba University or accredited College. Please fill out the form below to apply!

Farm Family of the Year Scholarship

"*" indicates required fields

Name*
NOTE: Your personal information will not be shared for any purpose other than business conducted by the Red River Exhibition Association and our Foundation.
Address*
Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, png, Max. file size: 8 MB.
Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
Your one-page vision essay should describe your current involvement in a farming operation (if applicable), your interests in the industry, why you chose this area of study, how you plan to be involved in the ag industry in the future.
Drop files here or
Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB, Max. files: 3.
    This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

    In the honour of 50th anniversary of the Farm Family program, one, $1,500 scholarship is awarded every year.

    Applicants must be both a Manitoba resident AND wish to enter or continue post secondary studies in agriculture or a related program of study at a Manitoba University or accredited College. Please fill out the form below to apply!

    50th Anniversary of the Farm Family program

    "*" indicates required fields

    Name*
    NOTE: Your personal information will not be shared for any purpose other than business conducted by the Red River Exhibition Association and our Foundation.
    Address*
    Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, png, Max. file size: 8 MB.
    Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
    Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
    Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
    Your one-page vision essay should describe your current involvement in a farming operation (if applicable), your interests in the industry, why you chose this area of study, how you plan to be involved in the ag industry in the future.
    Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB, Max. files: 3.
      This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

      One, $1,000 scholarship is awarded in honour of the inductees into the Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame.

      Applicants must be both a Manitoba resident AND wish to enter or continue post secondary studies in agriculture or a related program of study at a Manitoba University or accredited College. Please fill out the form below to apply!

      Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame Scholarship

      "*" indicates required fields

      Name*
      NOTE: Your personal information will not be shared for any purpose other than business conducted by the Red River Exhibition Association and our Foundation.
      Address*
      Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, png, Max. file size: 8 MB.
      Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
      Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
      Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
      Your one-page vision essay should describe your current involvement in a farming operation (if applicable), your interests in the industry, why you chose this area of study, how you plan to be involved in the ag industry in the future.
      Drop files here or
      Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB, Max. files: 3.
        This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

        One, $1,000 scholarship is awarded in recognition of the 100th anniversary of 4-H in Canada. Applicants must be current or past 4-H members.

        4-H Centennial Scholarship

        "*" indicates required fields

        Name*
        NOTE: Your personal information will not be shared for any purpose other than business conducted by the Red River Exhibition Association and our Foundation.
        Address*
        Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, png, Max. file size: 8 MB.
        Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
        Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
        Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
        Your one-page vision essay should describe your current involvement in a farming operation (if applicable), your interests in the industry, why you chose this area of study, how you plan to be involved in the ag industry in the future.
        Drop files here or
        Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB, Max. files: 3.
          This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

          Two, $1,000 scholarships are presented to applicants taking a recognized Manitoba academic or vocational course.

          The criteria to apply for the Manitoba Women’s Institute scholarship includes:

          • Applicant must be a student from any rural Manitoba location
          • The student must be enrolled in a recognized Manitoba academic or vocational course.
          • Wherever applicable, all uploaded files for the application must be in .pdf format

          Manitoba Women's Institute Scholarship Application

          "*" indicates required fields

          Name*
          Address*
          Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
          Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
          Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB.
          Your 500-750 word essay should outline how you feel the experiences and education you have had so far or the training or education you are planning to embark on will help you to empower women, families or communities in your future.
          Drop files here or
          Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 8 MB, Max. files: 4.
            This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

            One, $500 scholarship is presented to a student from rural Manitoba who will be studying agriculture or any field that supports rural life.

            The criteria to apply for this scholarships is:

            • Enrolment in a university or accredited college anywhere in North America (Proof of acceptance to be included below).
            • Completed application form with relevant documents in .jpg or .pdf format

            Please note, that the payment of funds will be made on proof of enrolment in the second term of study.

            Manitoba Farm Women's Conference - Scholarship Application

            "*" indicates required fields

            Name*
            Address*
            Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, Max. file size: 8 MB.
            Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, Max. file size: 8 MB.
            Drop files here or
            Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, Max. file size: 8 MB, Max. files: 3.
              This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

              In 2012, the Red River Exhibition Association’s Equine Scholarship was renamed to the R.D. Payne Equine Scholarship, in honour of former director Rick Payne.

              This $1000 scholarship will provide financial assistance to individuals actively involved in the equine community whose passion for the equine sport and dedication are evident in their competitive activities and contributions to their chosen equine discipline.

              Should you require an application form mailed to you, please contact us via email (info@redriverex.com) or call us at +1 (204) 888-6990. A team member will be happy to assist you!


              To check out other scholarships and bursaries, click here.