The 2017 Northern Neck Vegetable Growers Association Scholarship Program is offered by the Northern Neck Vegetable Growers Association, Inc., to promote the agricultural educational endeavors of individuals within the service area of the Association. The program goals are to identify and assist deserving youth in their educational activities in post secondary education at an accredited institution of higher learning with major areas of study and course work in agriculture and its many related fields of study, and to reward deserving youth and recognize their activities and accomplishments in academics, leadership, community service, community group involvement, athletics and other extracurricular accomplishments. 1st Place is $5000.00; 2nd Place – $3000.00; and 3rd Place – $2000.00. For more information and an application call the Westmoreland County Extension Office at 804-493-8924. Applications are due no later than Monday, May 8th by 5 p.m.