Farmers Union Insurance to award $25,000 in scholarships Farmers Union Insurance, in cooperation with the South Dakota Farmers Union Foundation, is proud to renew its commitment to the "Insuring a Brighter Tomorrow" scholarship program. For the second straight year, $25,000 in scholarships will be awarded to South Dakota high school seniors. Twenty-five high school seniors from across the state who meet the specified requirements and who plan to continue post-secondary education at a college, university, or technical school in the state of South Dakota will each receive $1,000. The scholarships are funded with support from Farmers Union Insurance agents in South Dakota and the South Dakota Farmers Union Foundation. The application deadline is March 15, 2009. Application forms are available from school counselors, local Farmers Union Insurance Agents, or at www.sdfufoundation.org For more information call Farmers Union Insurance: 1-800-933-2841.