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March 1, 2021


Scholarship Opportunities

FarmHouse Fraternity Achievement Scholarship​

This scholarship is sponsored by The Purdue FarmHouse Foundation fo FarmHouse Fraternity and is restricted to an Indiana 4-H member who will be a freshman at Purdue University.  Indiana 4-H youth development staff do not review applications and are not involved in the selection process.​



Hoosier Hampshire Swine Breeders Association, Inc. Junior Scholarship

Up to 5 scholarships in the amount of $1,000.00 each but no more than half the applicants will be awarded every year to junior swine exhibitors (unless there is not a qualified applicant) which have shown a Hampshire pig at least 5 years at the Indiana State Fair during their 4-H or FFA career and who wish to continue their education after graduation from High School. 


Applicants must be of good character and in good standing with the Hoosier Hampshire Swine Association and the 4-H/FFA Organizations. Applications are due July 15. Find the application here


Daviess County Homemakers Scholarship Application

This scholarship is offered to eligible Seniors who are - A daughter or granddaughter, son or grandson, or step-daughter/step-son of any Daviess County Extension Homemaker who lives in Daviess County or in the home of a member who lives in another county is eligible.  A grade point average of at least 85% or 3.0 on 4.0 system - "B" average.  A daughter or son of the Daviess County Extension Homemaker will be given first priority with a random drawing of remaining qualified grandchildren to select additional finalists. - Application due to office by March 1, 2021.

Please see related files below for full application and guidelines


United Producers, Inc. 2021 Scholarship Program - Due April 1, 2021 (Added 1/27/2021)

United Producers, Inc. is offering up to 10 - $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school students. The purpose of the scholarship program is to help and encourage deserving students to pursue higher education.


See below for a full flyer for more details 


Application Can be found online at: www.uproducers.com/scholarship



• Applicants can be a member or a child/ grandchild of a UPI member. Members market at least one head of livestock at UPI per year. Membership will be based on UPI’s 2020 records.

• Applicants can also be nominated by a member if they are not a child/grandchild of a member.

• Applicants must be a 2021 graduating high school senior planning to attend college or technical school.

• Applicants must submit a completed application and personal essay summarizing their college and career goals. Children and grandchildren of full-time UPI employees or the Board of Directors are not eligible.


Beekeeping Essay Contest - This year’s topic is “Immunity: Threats to Bee Colonies and Methods to Defend Against the Threats”.

Youth are encouraged to participate in the 2021 National 4-H Essay Contest sponsored by the Foundation for the Preservation of Honey Bees. 
Information can be found on the 4-H Beekeeping web page at https://extension.purdue.edu/4h/Pages/project.aspx?proj=46

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