Congratulations to Carson Pearl, NIOP’s second Albert F. Mogerley Scholarship recipient for 2020. Carson is a senior at the University of Missouri-Columbia where he is studying plant science with emphasis in Breeding, Biology & Biotechnology. He’s also minoring in Agricultural Economics, Biological Sciences and Geological Sciences with Honors Certifications in progress. Carson’s father is Cary Pearl who works for Bunge North America.
Here’s what Carson had to say about receiving NIOP’s scholarship: “I am very honored to be selected and receive the 2020 NIOP Albert F. Mogerely Scholarship. I am grateful to his family and everyone that has contributed to the scholarship fund over the years to allow me to complete my undergraduate school work in the Division of Plant Sciences at the University of Missouri – Columbia. This scholarship opportunity will allow me to further my career goals in plant biology and agribusiness. After graduation, I plan to apply to graduate schools and further specialize my studies in plant genetics prior to entering the industry and the NIOP scholarship helps me greatly to achieve and take the next steps in my educational journey. Thank you again, I am honored by the selection and the support of NIOP and the Mogerely family.”