Mr. Robert Flake Shaw, a native of Guilford County, N.C., served as Executive Vice President of the N.C. Farm Bureau Federation in 1940.
In his honor, North Carolina Farm Bureau awards the R. Flake Shaw Scholarship to students pursuing higher education in an agricultural-related discipline.
Since 1967, we have awarded more than $3,000,000 in scholarships to youth pursuing a future in the agriculture industry. We believe assisting our industry’s future leaders in obtaining higher education is an investment in the future and is an integral part of fulfilling NC Farm Bureau’s mission.
The R. Flake Shaw Scholarship program awards:
Scholarships are awarded to rising freshmen who demonstrate:
Preference is given to Farm Bureau members.
Please check back later. Application details for 2020 will be posted in the Fall 2019.
Please check back later. Application details for 2020 will be posted in Fall 2019.