Scholarship for NJ College Students

EDWARD R. HALL/ROBERT R. HANNA SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT
The objective of the scholarship is to acknowledge students for their academic and personal accomplishments in the field of conservation and/or natural resources.

ELIGIBILITY
The applicant must:
1.be a full-time student in good standing at any New Jersey accredited university/college, or a resident of New Jersey attending any accredited out-of-state university/college; and
2.have successfully completed, or will complete by the award date, at least two semesters of study;and
3.be an undergraduate enrolled in a curriculum related to natural resources including but not limited to: agriculture, agronomy, conservation, ecology, environmental science, fisheries,forestry, geography, journalism, plant science, soil science, and/or wildlife. Other areas related to conservation may also qualify.

AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP
A $1,000 Scholarship will be awarded in memory of Edward R. Hall and Robert R. Hanna.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 6, 2019

HOW TO APPLY:
Mail the completed application form, the current university/college transcript, a list of clubs and/or organizations related to conservation and natural resources, a one-page essay that states your qualification, a list of experiences related to conservation and/or natural resources, and a list of two references with complete contact information to the address below:

FIRMAN E. BEAR CHAPTER, SWCS
C/O USDA-NRCS
220 DAVIDSON AVE, 4TH FLOOR
SOMERSET, NJ 08873

The application must be postmarked by May 6, 2019. The award will be announced by May 30, 2019.

NJSWCS Scholarship Application

Helena Chemical Summer Agronomy Sales & Marketing Internship Program

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Helena Chemical representatives will be on campus in March for interviews.  Contact Wes Page directly if you’re interested: pagew@helenachemical.com

Summer Agronomy Sales & Marketing Internship Program
Objective

  • Assist Branch in Driving Helena Product Sales.
  • Evaluate potential fulltime Sales and/or Operational employees.
  • Establish Helena Chemical Company as the premier Agricultural Sales Intern program.
  • Provide “Local” Helena Product research, sales aids, and ads for the local branch.
  • Provide the intern a balance of Research, Marketing, and Sales Exposure.

Opportunities and Responsibilities

  • Report directly to Branch Manager while at the Branch
  • Develop sales skills and implement marketing strategies in both established and developing territories.
  • Observe and learn organizational skills, including sales preparation and time management.
  • Understand diverse production practices, product knowledge, and product placement.
  • Evaluate, document, organized and present photos and data on Proprietary Chemistry plots.
  • “Hands on” training with a minimum of 50+% of the time being spent in the field.
  • Acquaint the intern with various areas of Helena, including: advertising, customer service, agronomy, research, agronomy services, distribution, and time in sales and marketing.
  • Coordinate and organize “Summer Projects”
  • Provide Year End Presentation of Helena Product Project to Leadership Team in a formal setting.
  • Develop Sales tools, ads and aids for the local Branch and Division.
  • Present product information and research to grower/dealer meetings and/or field days.
    Qualifications
  • Candidate must expect to graduate with a 2.5 or better Grade Point Average.
  • Experience in the fertilizer, chemical and/or seed industry will merit strong consideration.
  • An understanding of production agriculture is desired.
  • Good verbal communication skills.
  • Valid Drivers License.

Email Resumes to:   pagew@helenachemical.com
Pre-employment drug screen required. Must be authorized to work in the United States
EOE M/F/V/H

Renaissance Nutrition- Summer Internship

Looking for an excellent opportunity to learn more about daily nutrition, agronomy, farm management, animal health? Renaissance Nutrition is offering a 2016 summer internship where you can try your hand at sales and marketing while learning about how nutrition and agronomy interact.

For more information or to apply, log onto your Blue Hen Careers account and search Renaissance Nutrition.