MA Rural Sociology Candidate Kelli Russell receives Mississippi Women for Agriculture Dianne Evans Memorial Scholarship

MSU Rural Sociology MA candidate, Kelli Russell, was awarded the Mississippi Women for Agriculture Dianne Evans Memorial Scholarship.  The mission of the Mississippi Women for Agriculture is “to empower women in agriculture, education, involvement, and action.”  The organization awards four $500 Dianne Evans Memorial Scholarships each year.  Ms. Russell was recognized as a Dianne Evans Memorial Scholarship winner for her commitment through her research on gender, rural communities, and agriculture.