Company News > Heritage Cooperative awards scholarships to Ohio State students

Heritage Cooperative awards scholarships to Ohio State students

Dec 01, 2020

­FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 12/1/2020
 
CONTACT:  
Debbie Trager, Director of Marketing & Communications
614-783-7438
dtrager@heritagecooperative.com
                                                                                   
Heritage Cooperative awards scholarships to Ohio State students
DELAWARE, Ohio – For the ninth consecutive year, Heritage Cooperative has awarded two, $2,000 scholarships to students enrolled in the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) at The Ohio State University.

Since 2012, Heritage has awarded more than $36,000 in scholarships and is honored to continue the program for the 2020-2021 academic year.

The Heritage Cooperative scholarship supports students transitioning from the Ohio State Agricultural Technical Institute (ATI) in Wooster who plan to further their education in the agricultural business program at The Ohio State University in Columbus.

“Heritage is committed to continuous improvement and these scholarships are a way to provide the future leaders of our industry a way to achieve their goals,” said Jeffrey Osentoski, president/CEO of Heritage.

The 2020-2021 scholarship recipients are Courtney Krieger of Wauseon and Thane Kaufman of Millersburg. Both students are studying agribusiness and applied economics and will graduate with a bachelor’s degree from Ohio State in spring 2022.

“We are proud to award these scholarships to Courtney and Thane,” said Osentoski. “Their efforts in school and dedication to agriculture sheds light on the bright future of our industry.”
 
For more information about the scholarship program, please visit: https://bit.ly/3pXK4ja.
 
About Heritage Cooperative:
Heritage Cooperative is an agriculture cooperative providing value to our members and customers through individualized solutions for nearly 100 years. From the chairman of our board of directors, to the person delivering propane, unloads grain or provides guidance on crop growth, our 500 plus employees understand that their business is to serve our customers. We are proud to provide forward-thinking, customized solutions in grain merchandising, agronomy, energy, feed, retail and specialties. The Heritage Cooperative corporate office is located in Delaware, Ohio. For more information on Heritage Cooperative visit www.heritagecooperative.com


Read More News

Jan 19, 2021
DELAWARE, Ohio – Heritage Cooperatives announces the sale of their share of Lena Ag Center, located at 7436 N. Bollinger Rd., Conover, Ohio to Harvest Land Co-op.
Dec 01, 2020
DELAWARE, Ohio – The 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program has announced that Heritage Cooperative’s Upper Sandusky facility has retained its 4R certification for the third year...
Oct 01, 2020
NEW WATERFORD, Ohio — A shelf containing Myron Wehr’s milk bottle collection sits near his desk in his office at his farm in New Waterford, Ohio. His desk is surrounded by filing...