Sustainable Agriculture Scholarships Awarded by Niman Ranch Next Generation Foundation

The Niman Ranch Next Generation Foundation has awarded 39 scholarships totaling more than $140,000 to students from Niman Ranch’s network of independent farm and ranch families through its annual scholarship program. The scholarships are designed to support the next generation of sustainable farmers and agriculture leaders and to help rural communities thrive. In addition to other awards, the Next Generation Foundation awarded a Women in Food scholarship, in partnership with leading culinary organizations Women Chefs and Restaurateurs and the James Beard Foundation’s Women Leadership Program, to support future women chefs and culinary leaders who will champion food produced sustainably and responsibly.