The below scholarship opportunities are for Harlan County 4-H youth who are active participants in the Harlan County 4-H Program. Please give attention to age requirements, as there are some restrictions. If you are planning on asking 4-H Staff for a Letter of Recommendation, please allow 2 weeks or more notice to allow adequate time to complete before the deadline. 

Thanks for your participation and good luck!

Jarvis Memorial Scholarship for Fall 2023/Spring 2024

The intent of the scholarship is to assist women who live 3 or more hours drive from Lincoln but wish to attend the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Applicant must reside in Love Memorial Cooperative Residence Hall on East Campus.

If you have questions email Gloria Turnbull at

Application deadline: postmarked or email a PDF file no later than March 15, 2024.
Application and additional requirements can be found here.

Nebraska 4-H Foundation Scholarships

Due January 15

The Nebraska 4-H Foundation offers 4-H members the opportunity to apply for scholarships. The Nebraska 4-H Foundation awards up to $22,000 worth of scholarships each year to 4-H’ers from across the state.

To apply for scholarships, 4-H’ers must submit the Nebraska 4-H Achievement Application for state-level review by January 15th. Youth must follow the application instructions available on the Nebraska 4-H Achievement Application webpage. If applying for multiple scholarships, only one Achievement Application should be submitted. An applicant must select the scholarship to which he/she feels qualified.

Nebraska Farm Bureau Scholarships

The Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture (NFBFA) is committed to educating and supporting the next generation of farmers, ranchers, and agriculture professionals. Various scholarships from this foundation can be found here: Specific information regarding each scholarship will be located on this page.