Each year, the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) awards scholarships to students enrolled in our majors. CAES awards over $290,000 to undergraduate students in scholarships each year and 70 percent of undergraduate students who apply for CAES scholarships receive an award. There are additional scholarship opportunities through departments, extended campuses, the CAES Alumni Association and the Office of Global Programs.
The CAES general scholarship fund is open each year from December 1 to March 1. Students interested in scholarships for the following academic year should apply during this time.
View a list of available CAES scholarships below. The application processes and deadlines vary depending on the scholarship.
CAES is committed to providing financial support to students enrolled in the college's majors. Apply online to be considered for all of these CAES general scholarships. Note: Incoming freshmen and transfer students who have not applied or been admitted to UGA CAN still fill out this application and receive an award if admitted.
CAES Alumni Association Freshman Scholarships
The CAES Alumni Association awards scholarships to deserving students who have been accepted by UGA for study in CAES. Selection is based on students' scholastic achievements, leadership abilities and extracurricular involvement as they pertain to agricultural or environmental topics.
CAES Alumni Association Transfer Scholarships
The CAES Alumni Association awards nonrenewable scholarships to the most outstanding transfer students from two- and four-year colleges who will be enrolling full time at CAES. Selection is based on students' abilities to make significant contributions to the academic and cocurricular campus environment.
CAES Alumni Association East Georgia Chapter Scholarship
The CAES Alumni Association East Georgia Chapter awards a scholarship to an outstanding student from the East Georgia Chapter area who is, or will be, enrolling full time at CAES. Selection is based on students' scholastic achievements, leadership abilities and extracurricular involvement as they pertain to agricultural or environmental subjects. Counties in the East Georgia Chapter area include Bulloch, Burke, Bryan, Candler, Effingham, Emanuel, Evans, Jefferson, Jenkins, Screven, Tattnall, Toombs and Treutlen.