The National FFA Organization awarded a $1,000.00 Tyson Foods, Inc. scholarship to Katey Samuelson of the La Porte-Dysart FFA. The scholarship is sponsored by Tyson Foods, Inc. as a special project of the National FFA Foundation. Katey plans to use the funds to pursue a degree at Iowa State University.

This scholarship is one of 1,645 awarded through the the National FFA Organization’s scholarship program this year. Currently, 127 sponsors contribute more than $2.1 million to support scholarships for students.