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AKRS Jump Start Scholarship

Deadline: February 23, 2024

AKRS Equipment's Jump Start Scholarship will cover 100% of tuition for selected students who pursue an associate's degree in Ag Technology and prepare for a career as a John Deere Ag Technician.

There are also these financial and career incentives:

- tool bonus of up to $6,000

- bonus of up to $2500 to assist with miscellaneous college expenses

- paid internship with an AKRS dealership while you complete your degree

- earn an associates degree and become a certified John Deere Technician

- guaranteed a job at AKRS upon graduation

In total, the scholarship is worth up to $22,000 with a guaranteed full-time job at AKRS upon graduation. 

This is a HUGE opportunity!

To apply, visit: https://www.akrs.com/commerce/s/jump-start

Opportunities are limited, so apply no later than February 23, 2024, for early consideration.

Both Juniors and Seniors may apply.