Extension News

Jackson County 4-H’er Receives Tubbs 4-H Scholarship

7/8/2009

AMES, Iowa – A $1,000 scholarship has been awarded to a Jackson County 4-H member.  Faith Till, Bellevue, has received the Tubbs 4-H Scholarship sponsored by Ed Tubbs. 

Till, a seven-year member, is the daughter of Steve and Lori Till. She has been involved in the clothing, horticulture and visual arts project areas and has received state recognition for photography and communication projects. She also has served as club vice president, been a member of her county 4-H council and county youth committee and attended the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference.   

“I will be able to take something with me from each one of my 4-H experiences that will help me in the future,” Till said. 

A recent graduate of Bellevue High School, Till plans to enroll at Clarke College in the nursing program.

In Iowa, the 4-H program is a part of the 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, ISU Extension 4-H Youth Development, (515) 294-1531, mhoyer@iastate.edu

Laura Sternweis, Extension Communications and External Relations, (515) 294-0775, lsternwe@iastate.edu

Caitlyn Miller, Extension Communications and External Relations, (515) 294-9915, millercm@iastate.edu

Hannah McCulloh, Extension Communications and External Relations, (515) 294-9915, hmac@iastate.edu