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Minnesota State Fair Scholarship Program

2018 scholarship information

Online application process

Formally known as the Hallberg Scholarship and designed to recognize the significant contributions of the State Fair Farm Boys' Camp, later Youth Camp, over a span of 82 years. Up to 20 scholarships of $1,000 each will be made available to young adults from greater Minnesota or enrolled in an agriculture program. A qualified committee will review applications and select the recipients. Scholarship recipients will be notified by telephone of their award in August.

Requirements for consideration

Judging guidelines

The State Fair representative will initially review the applications to ensure applicants meet minimum requirements. Copies of the applications will be sent to each committee member.

Each of the 5 application criteria will be given 20% consideration for a total possible score of 100.

See application for more details.

Mail application to:

Minnesota State Fair Scholarship Program
Minnesota State Fair
1265 Snelling Avenue North
Saint Paul, MN 55108-3099

For more information

Competition Department, 1-651-288-4417 or

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