Scholarships

Howard County 4-H members are eligible to apply for the following scholarships.  Please be sure to pay special attention to deadline and submission details.

Turner/Olson Scholarships-These scholarships are in memory of two Howard County 4-H members, Jennifer Turner and Jennifer Olson, who tragicially died in separate car accidents.  Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to a current or former Howard County 4-H member enrolled at an accredited 4-year or 2-year college, university, or community college with intent to obtain a Bachelor's or upper level degree.   Applications are due to the Howard County Extension Office by July 1st.

Howard County 4-H All Stars Scholarships-Four $500 scholarships are offered by the Howard County 4-H All Stars.  In addition, one $1,000 George Bowman Memorial Scholarship will be offered in 2017.  Completed applications are due July 1st.

Out of State Trips Scholarship-The Howard County 4-H Foundation, Inc. makes scholarships available to Howard County 4-H members selected for Out of State Trips. Scholarships will be awarded up to $250.  Completed applications can be sent to the Howard County Extension Office.

Jered Harrison 4-H/FFA Memorial Scholarship-Jered was an active member in the 4-H program and the South Carroll FFA. He showed beef steers, sheep and swine. Sadly, he lost his life in a farming accident at the young age of 26. This scholarship has been established in his memory to provide opportunity for other young 4-H and FFA members.   Applications are due July 22, 2017.

The Maryland Sheep Breeders Association in conjunction with the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival are offering two scholarships in the amount of $500 each to students who have been accepted or are in the process of applying for continuing education at a college, university, or technical / vocational school. Applications are due July 1st.

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