Community Support

Farm Credit East helps support our rural communities and those who live in them. Learn about our grants, scholarships, customer assistance program and other ways we support our local communities.
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FFA Student Scholarships
Twice per year, Farm Credit East awards $500 scholarships to support FFA students SAE projects.
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2023 Student Scholarships
$1,500 scholarships available to students pursuing careers in ag-related fields. Apply by April 3, 2023.
Lipinski Rural Initiatives Award
Nominate an initiative making a positive impact in rural communities. Nominations due February 15, 2023.

Community Support Highlights 

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2021 contributions
Farm Credit East made $1.3 million in contributions in 2021.
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AgEnhancement grants provided
The Farm Credit Northeast AgEnhancement program has provided over $2.8 million in grants for youth programs, agricultural development and promoting diversity and inclusion.
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Supporting the next generation of agriculture
We are dedicated to advancing the next generation of producers. See all our programs that support the next generation of agriculture.

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