There are several scholarship opportunities for Boone County 4-H members. Youth in grade 10 can start applying for the Indiana 4-H Accomplishment Scholarships. All other scholarships (State and Boone Co) can be applied for as high school seniors. Each November the 4-H Educator conducts a workshop to assist 4-H families with the scholarship process. The next workshop is November 17th from 7-9pm in the Auditorium for the Farm Bureau Community Building on the fairgrounds and via zoom.
Indiana 4-H Foundation Scholarships
Due January 25th!
- Indiana 4-H Accomplishment Scholarship Award Application - You may apply for these scholarships your sophomore year of high school through your first year of college. You can be attending any college, in any major.
- Indiana 4-H Club Scholarship - You must be enrolled in the College of Ag or College of Health and Humane Science at Purdue to be eligible - High School Seniors and/or past 4-H members transferring to Purdue University in the Fall of 2021.
- Indiana 4-H Senior Year Scholarships - High School Seniors only, can be attending any college, in any major.
- Laurenz Greene Memorial Excellence in 4-H Horticulture Scholarship - For high school seniors planning to pursue a Purdue University Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture undergraduate degree.
Applications for all 4 of these scholarships can be found by clicking here. You will be directed to the Indiana 4-H website. More information can be found at the bottom of this page in the "Related Files" section or by picking up a 2021 Scholarship Packet from the Purdue Extension Office.
These applications must be submitted via 4HOnline through your family account. Click here for instructions on uploading files. Click here for 4HOnline.
Boone County 4-H Scholarships
Due January 25 to Purdue Extension Office- Boone County
One Application, 13 different scholarships! Click here to download the application.
Individual Scholarship requirements are in this document.
Scroll down to "Related Files" to find the document "How to Claim Your Scholarship Money" if you were a 2018 Scholarship winner.
Community Foundation of Boone County Please check out the full Scholarship Repository for more scholarship opportunities. Listed below are two scholarships for seniors planning to major in agriculture.
Bobby Hysong Memorial Scholarship (Available to Western Boone students)
Farm Credit Customer Scholarship Program various deadlines
Farm House Fraternity Scholarship (High School Seniors) Due March 15
Grow Ag Leaders (High School Seniors and full time college students studying in ag-related fields.) Due Jan 14
Boone County Extension Homemakers Scholarship (click here to go to Extension Homemakers page where the applications are located.) Due April 1