Extension News

Floyd County 4-H Member Receives Theisen Home Farm Auto 4-H Scholarship

7/3/2007

AMES, Iowa -- A $500 scholarship has been awarded to a Floyd County 4-H member. Alicia Wulf, Charles City, has received a Theisen Home/Farm/Auto 4-H Scholarship sponsored by Theisen Supply, Inc.

 

Wulf, a nine-year 4-H member, is the daughter of Rod and Laura Katcher. She has participated most actively in the project areas of cattle, welding and woodworking. On the county level, she has received awards for Floyd County project and the 2006 positive peer award. She served as president, secretary and treasurer of her 4-H club. She was also a member in her county 4-H council, area 4-H council, Iowa 4-H Youth Council and county youth committee. She also attended the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference.

 

“4-H has taught me many important things throughout my life that I know I would not have learned without it,” Wulf said. “I have gained exceptional leadership skills and responsibility along with citizenship and communication skills.

 

Wulf is a graduate of Charles City High School and plans to major in agricultural business at North Iowa Area Community College.

 

In Iowa, the 4-H program is a part of Iowa State University Extension and headquartered on the ISU campus in Ames. For more information about 4-H, how to get involved, or how to apply for a 4-H scholarship contact the local county office of ISU Extension.

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Contacts :
Mitchell Hoyer, 4-H Youth Development, (515) 294-1531, mhoyer@iastate.edu
Carol Ouverson, Extension Communications and Marketing, (515) 294-9640, couverso@iastate.edu