Extension News

Emmet County 4-H Member Receives Pioneer Community College 4-H Scholarship

5/4/2005

AMES, Iowa -- A $500 scholarship has been awarded to an Emmet County 4-H member. Sarah Enerson, Estherville, received a Pioneer Community College 4-H Scholarship sponsored by Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.

 

Enerson, a nine-year 4-H member, is the daughter of Arvin and Anna Enerson. She has served as vice president, secretary, treasurer and reporter of her 4-H club. Enerson has participated most actively in the agriculture, horse, plant production, veterinary science and home improvement project areas. She has served on her county 4-H council and attended the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference and the Citizenship-Washington Focus conference.

 

"4-H has influenced me as a person to develop my communication and leadership skills," Enerson said. "It also has let me do experiments and work and learn more in my future field."

 

Enerson is a senior at Estherville Lincoln Central High School. She plans to attend Iowa Lakes Community College to study agriculture production technology.

 

For more information about 4-H, contact the Iowa State University Extension office in your county.

 

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Contacts :

Mitchell Hoyer, 4-H Youth Development, (515) 294-1531, mhoyer@iastate.edu

Carol Ouverson, Continuing Education and Communication Services, (515) 294-9640, couverso@iastate.edu

Tracy S. Petersen, Continuing Education and Communication Services, (515) 294-9915