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The Nebraska Wheat Board is looking for college-aged students to be part of its ambassador program for the 2020-2021 school year.

The program aims to develop advocates and leaders in agriculture and to help students grow both personally and professionally.

Ambassadors participate in promotional events, school visits, job shadowing and more. Upon completion of the program, ambassadors will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship.

Applications are open to any full-time student enrolled in a Nebraska post-secondary school. Students need to complete the application and submit a resume, letters of reference and a copy of their current transcripts.

The application deadline is July 24 at 11:59 p.m. Program details and the application can be found online at www.nebraskawheat.com, under the "About NWB, Student Ambassador Program" tabs. For more information on the program, reach out to Sarah Morton at sarah.morton@nebraska.gov or by phone at 402-471-2358.