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  • WAUKESHA COUNTY 4-H LEADERS’ ASSOCIATION YOUTH COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

    The Waukesha County 4-H Leaders’ Association is once again offering the opportunity to apply for higher education scholarships. The Association has budgeted up to $10,000 to be awarded to qualifying 4-H members.  Applications are evaluated by a selection committee based on:  20% Scholastic Achievement, 40% 4-H Club Achievement, 20% 4-H County Achievement, 10% 4-H State & National Achievement, and 10% for Community and non 4-H Achievement.  If you qualify, you will receive a scholarship award from $100 to a maximum of $1000.  Actual amount is proportional to the evaluation results.  Scholarship awards will be announced at the Senior Member Recognition Event.  If you are awarded a scholarship, you will receive an acknowledgement letter and form explaining additional requirements that must be met to receive the money.  (See the sample letter and form for full details.)

    Member Qualifications (Must meet all five qualifications)

    1. Be an active Waukesha County 4-H member for the current 4-H year (Calendar year applying for scholarship).
    2. Be a senior in high school or the year following graduation when applying.  (You may choose to be a 4-H member for one more 4-H year following high school graduation)
    3. Completed at least three previous years (Sept. 1st to Aug. 31st) of Waukesha County 4-H membership.
    4. Completed and turned in a Record Book for each of these three prior years.
    5. Complete and turn in a Record Book for the current 4-H year to the 4-H office by the due date of April 30 (if the 30th is on a weekend, it is due the following Monday).
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