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Van-Far senior awarded MFA Foundation scholarship

Posted on Monday, May 3, 2021 at 10:20 am

Annalynn Goodpasture Culwell

Annalynn Goodpasture Culwell, a graduating senior at Van-Far R-I High School, has won a $2,000 MFA Foundation scholarship. The scholarship was sponsored by MFA Agri Services, Vandalia.

This scholarship is one of approximately 225 presented this year by the MFA Foundation to help students pursue studies and develop careers that  enhance the future of rural America.

Scholarships are offered annually in areas where a participating MFA Agri Services Center, MFA Oil Company propane plant, MFA Oil Company bulk plant or other MFA agency is located. Winners are selected by local committees. 

Annalynn is the child of the late Shannon Jr. and Felicity Goodpasture Culwell and plans to attend University of Missouri-Columbia. 

The MFA Foundation is a nonprofit, philanthropic organization with the primary purpose of providing educational opportunities to high school seniors in MFA’s trade territory. Since 1965, the Foundation has provided financial assistance to more than 15,000 students.