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!
Martha And Don Romeo Scholarship
Due November 30 for 2022 to Nebraska Extension in Harlan County
The Nebraska Association of Fair Managers will award a $500 scholarship to one qualifying male and a $500 scholarship to one qualifying female who are graduating seniors in the State of Nebraska who plan to continue with post-high school education. The scholarship will be awarded at the annual NAFM convention in January.
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: https://nefbfoundation.org/scholarships/. Specific information regarding each scholarship will be located on this page.