Illinois Grain and Feed Association

Career Exploration

Members of the Grain and Feed Association of Illinois represent a sector of the ag industry that is comprised of grain elevators, multi-national companies, single grain handling facilities, feed mills, ethanol plants, processors, feed mills and more.

There are plenty of career opportunities all across Illinois and in a variety of capacities such as safety, marketing, accounting and engineering to name a few. The careers are steady, the pay is competitive and the prospect to become a part of the industry that feeds the world is exciting!

GFAI awards scholarships to students who want to work in the industry. Applications will be available in the spring and recipients are notified by the summer. All students who receive a scholarship will be recognized at the Annual Convention and Trade Show, which occurs in February, over Presidents’ Day Weekend.

If you or your company would like to invest in students who are seeking a career in the grain handling and feed industries, please email

Helpful Links:
Scholarship page
Careers That Count