Through the 4-H program there are many scholarship opportunities, please see the list below for a few of them.
Texas 4-H Opportunity Scholarships are academic scholarships awarded each year to applicants based on their academic record, 4-H experience, and financial need. Thanks to our generous donors, we are able to award over $2.5 MILLION in scholarships to over 200 4-H members.
Statewide Application for each of the 12 District Associations. A $1,000 scholarship is available and winners will be announced at the Spring Board Meetings of the district and honored at Texas 4-H Roundup.
Tom Green County Extension Association offers a $300 scholarship to a state University, Junior College or Technical school for Tom Green 4-H members only. Applicants must complete an application and follow guideline submissions. Submissions are due June 1 for the fall semester and in January for the spring semester.
Scholarships will be awarded to graduating high school senior 4-Hers who have been a member in good standing with the County 4-H program for the last 4 years. Scholarship selection will consist of leadership and personal development through 4-H; community and school participation and the student’s desire to continue their education by attending an accredited institution of higher learning: university, community college, trade or technical school in the fall following judging.
Merit and/or need based application will be considered. Each youth applying will need to FULLY complete the application, incomplete applications will not be reviewed. All information provided will remain confidential within the committee. To apply, you must be an ACTIVE Tom Green 4-H member. Applications need to be submitted two weeks prior to the event/program, and turned into the County Extension Office.
As funding available to 4-H members and clubs for project activities. Proposal Application should be completed in full for submission to committee with information to include the scope of the project, summary of budget and timeline and other information based on the request