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January 15, 2021
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Indiana 4-H Foundation Scholarships

There are four Indiana 4-H Foundation Scholarships Available. More than $130,000 were awarded in 2019

These all need to be completed on 4-HOnline by January 25th. The attachments to download and then re-upload to 4-HOnline are at the following site: https://extension.purdue.edu/4h/Pages/scholarships.aspx Directions can also be found at the bottom of this page.

 

Farm Credit Mid-America Scholarships

Farm Credit Mid-America is now taking applications for scholarships now through the end of January 2021. Every year more than 60 scholarships are awarded to students attending technical or four-year colleges, and studying agriculture or finance. The application is open to children or grandchildren of Farm Credit customers. For an application and more information, click here

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Hendricks County 4-H Beef Club Scholarship

The Hendricks County 4-H Beef Club will offer one or more scholarships to a qualified Hendricks County Student to help further his/her educational goals and to recognize his/her involvement in the beef industry. Applications are due to the Extension Office by March 15, 2021. See application below for more details. 

Hendricks County 4-H Beef Club Continuing Education Scholarship **NEW**

Hendricks County 4-H Beef Club will offer one or more scholarships to a qualified Hendricks County Beef Club Alumni to help further his/her educational goals and to recognize his/her involvement in the beef breed industry. Applications are due to the Extension Office by March 15, 2021. See application below for details. 

Hendricks County 4-H Sheep Club Scholarship

The Hendricks County 4-H Sheep club congratulates you on completing the 4-H Sheep Project for many years. They are excited to award scholarships for advanced education. See application below for details. Applications are due March 15, 2021 in the Extension Office.

Hendricks County Beef Cattle Association Scholarship

The Hendricks County Beef Cattle Association will award one or more $500 scholarships to a qualified Hendricks County student to help further his/her educational goals and to recognize his/her involvement in the beef industry. Applications are due to the Extension Office by March 15, 2021. See application below for more details. 

Hendricks County Milk Producers Scholarship

The Hendricks County Milk Producers congratulate you on completing the 4-H Dairy project for many years. The HCMP continues to award scholarships for advanced education. See application below for details. Applications are due March 15, 2021 in the Extension Office. 

Hendricks County Swine Club Scholarship 

The Hendricks County Swine Club will be offering two (2) $250.00 scholarships to qualified Hendricks County students to help further his/her educational goals and to recognize his/her involvement in the swine industry. The applications are due March 15, 2021 to the Extension Office. See application below for details. 

Hampton Memorial 4-H Livestock Scholarship

In memory of Rod Hampton and Lesley Hampton Willis a $500 scholarship will be given to a qualified Hendricks County 10 year 4-H member to help further his/her educational goals and to recognize his/her involvement in the 4-H livestock program. Applications are due March 15, 2021 in the Extension Office. See application below for details.

Hampton Memorial Cascade High School 4-H Scholarship

In memory of Rod Hampton and Lesley Hampton Willis a $500 scholarship will be given to a qualified Cascade student to help further his/her educational goals and to recognize his/her involvement in the Hendricks County 4-H program. Applications are due March 15, 2021 in the Extension Office. See application below for details.

Hendricks County Extension Homemakers Scholarship

The Hendricks County Extension Homemakers offer two $1000.00 educational scholarships to qualified Hendricks County students to help further their education goals and to encourage their continued development in the areas of Health and Human Sciences, Food Science, Education, or a related field. Applications are due in the Extension Office by February 12, 2021 . See application below for details. 

Hendricks County Pork Producers Scholarship

The Hendricks County Pork Producers will offer one (or more) $500 scholarship to a qualified Hendricks County student to further his/her educational goals and to recognize his/her involvement in the swine industry. This scholarship is renewable for up to four years, provided the recipient remains enrolled in the institution of higher learning, and meets the requirements outlined in the scholarship application. Applications are due March 15, 2021 in the Extension Office. See application below for details. 

Hendricks County Master Gardeners Scholarship 

The Hendricks County Master Gardener (HCMG) Scholarship is a scholarship for students pursuing an education in the agricultural field of study. Applications are due in the Extension Office by June 8, 2021.  Visit the Hendricks Master Gardeners website (www.hendricksgardeners.com ) to see requirements and application. 

 

There are countless career opportunities in agriculture beyond farming! However, many students aren’t aware of the diverse possibilities. America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, sponsored by Bayer Fund is offering more than $500,000 in scholarships to high school seniors and college students pursuing an ag-related field of study. Students (including non-FFA members) can apply now for a $1,500 scholarship, and they need your endorsement to qualify.   The application process is combined of three easy steps:

  1. Farmers spread the word to students in your area
  2. Students apply for the scholarship by January 14, 2021
  3. Two farmers endorse the application by January 21, 2021

More scholarships will be added here when they come in

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Follow this link to view State 4-H Scholarships, Awards, Trips and Workshops.

Find out more information about the Hendricks County 4-H program here.

You can also check out the Indiana 4-H website for information on county and state fair dates, events, contacts and volunteer information.

You need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download the documents below. If you don't already have it, click here.

Check out podcasts of Indiana 4-H Scholarship Sample Interviews.

We also have resources available to assist in writing the perfect resume and acing the interview! Click here to view them

The Hendricks County Master Gardeners and Extension Homemakers offer annual scholarships. Visit their pages to download applications. 

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