WIX Announces National FFA Scholarship Winners

WIX Announces National FFA Scholarship Winners

WIX will award a total of $8,000 to six recipients from among the thousands of students who applied for the scholarship.

WIX Filters announced the 2023–2024 national FFA scholarship winners.

WIX says it will award a total of $8,000 to six recipients from among the thousands of students who applied for the scholarship opportunity through the National FFA Organization. Each student completed an application, which considers all of the accomplishments and activities the students achieved over time, including FFA involvement, work experience, supervised agricultural experience, community service, leadership skills and academics.

To apply, students must be an FFA member, retain a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale and intend on a major in agricultural engineering, agricultural mechanization, agricultural power and equipment, or diesel mechanics. Students must also live on a family farm, exhibit financial need, have participated in community service and demonstrate leadership, according to WIX Filters.

“WIX Filters has supported the National FFA Organization for over 30 years,” said Tina Davis, senior marketing manager for WIX Filters. “This organization provides young people with the opportunity to learn about initiative, stewardship and the importance of education. We are honored to help support the educational pursuits that lie ahead for these future leaders.”

The six winners and their schools are:

  • Abigail Thomas, California Polytechnic State University–San Luis Obispo: $2,000
  • Connor Porath, University of Idaho: $2,000
  • Dylan Zwilling, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign: $1,000
  • Lily Lefferd, University of Missouri–Kansas City: $1,000
  • Adrianna Meyer, Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute: $1,000
  • Dawson Rudloff, Sam Houston State University: $1,000

WIX is in its 37th year of support for the National FFA Organization. FFA provides leadership, personal growth and career success training through agricultural education to 850,823 student members who belong to one of 8,995 FFA chapters in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

For more information, visit wixfilters.com or FFA.org.

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