Mann Lake Beekeeping Scholarship


We are pleased to announce Mann Lake’s scholarship for college students who aspire to be outstanding and extraordinary. We are looking for academically excellent students who are in pursuit of better education and currently/about to be enrolled in any apiology program, major in agriculture & environmental sciences, and other related studies.

The Mann Lake Scholarship offers a one-time award of $1,000 to cover educational-related costs, including tuition, books, computers, room and board, and other educational expenses. 

We are looking for undergraduate students at any accredited college or university in the United States who will be enrolled in classes in 2024 and are eligible to apply for this grant.

Kindly see the guidelines below on how you or someone you know can apply for this scholarship grant.

Scholarship Details

Scholarship Name: Mann Lake Beekeeping Scholarship 

Scholarship Value: $1,000

Deadline date: December 31st, 2024

Available scholarship slot/s: 1

Application criteria:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa
  • Must be currently enrolled in or accepted to a full-time undergraduate or graduate program in an accredited U.S. college or university
  • Must be a student/enrollee of any of the following: entomology program, major in agriculture & environmental sciences, or other related studies. 

How to apply:

For a chance to win the scholarship, write a 500-word essay on any of the following topics:

  • The Role of Bees in Ecosystems and Agriculture
  • Bee Behavior and Social Structure
  • Challenges Facing Bees


*Please take note that each essay will be submitted through AI-writing detection software. Any essays found to be AI-generated will be disqualified. 


Essays must be submitted as an attached PDF file to, along with  the following details:

  • Full Name
  • Address
  • Major
  • Phone number
  • School name
  • Date of birth

Use the following subject line: Mann Lake $1000 Scholarship | (Your Name). Only one submission per person is allowed. You must be able to prove your eligibility based on the above criteria. 

How to win:

Send your essay responses using the guidelines outlined above. Following December 31st 2024, our team will select the best essay and notify the winner via email. The winner must respond within seven days, or another winner will be chosen.

The scholarship awardee will be chosen based solely on the quality of their essay submission. No other requirements, such as GPA scores or academic transcripts, are necessary.


Our 2023 Award Winner


Emily Schultz"My name is Emily and I am an Environmental Science and Biology double major with a focus on conservation currently studying in Kenosha, Wisconsin. I have a passion in sustainable agriculture and the conservation of species that hold the key to our environment, like pollinators! I love to help out on my family friends farm where she works with bees, cattle, and chickens!"