Jeffrey Knipmeyer Receives Missouri Corn Scholarship

Posted on: April 17, 2012

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.)–The Missouri Corn Scholarship Committee is pleased to award a 2012 Missouri Corn Scholarship to Jeffrey Knipmeyer of Alma, Mo.  Knipmeyer will receive a $750 scholarship from the Missouri Corn Growers Association and the Missouri Corn Merchandising Council to help pay for his continuing education.

Jeffrey is the son of Michael and Kathy Knipmeyer.  He is a junior at the University of Missouri where he studies agribusiness management.
This is the sixteenth year Missouri Corn Scholarships have been available for high school and college students.  High school applicants must be in their senior year and Missouri residents from a Missouri farm or rural area.  They must also plan to attend a two- or four-year Missouri college or university and major in agronomy or related subject.  College applicants must also be Missouri residents from a Missouri farm or rural area and be a junior enrolled in a Missouri four-year college or university majoring in the field of agronomy or related subject.

Applications for the 2013 Missouri Corn Scholarship Program will be available online after Dec. 15, 2012.  Learn more about Missouri Corn by visiting

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