Senior 4-H Scholarships Due April 9

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Applications are now open for Cass County Senior 4-H Scholarships. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide post-secondary tuition funds to 4-H youth who have outstanding record of 4-H participation and achievement in the Cass County 4-H program and are wishing to pursue higher education. The scholarship is designed to award 4-H youth who have represented the 4-H program in a positive manner.
 
This scholarship is available to currently enrolled Cass County 4-Hers who are high school seniors. Applicants should have participated in the 4-H program for at least five years. This scholarship is sponsored by the Cass County 4-H Endowment.
 
Procedure- Applications are due April 9 to the Cass County Extension Office; selection will be made by the Cass County 4-H Endowment Committee. Recipients of the scholarship will be announced at their High School Senior Awards Day. Recognition will also be given at 4-H County Convention in November. Scholarship checks will be written to the college in the student’s name following the first semester of the recipient’s freshman year. Student must provide an official transcript to verify successful completion of first semester before scholarship funds released.
 
Selection Criteria– Active 4-H participation, academic merit, application quality, and community involvement. (selection NOT made on financial need)
 
Application form can be downloaded by clicking here

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