Searles Family Scholarship
Application deadline: Postmarked by April 1
This is a one-time $250 scholarship awarded to current or former Minnesota 4-H members who will be entering their freshman year at a post-secondary college in the state of Minnesota to be used toward education expenses. The review committee will evaluate applicants based on scholastic achievements, 4-H involvement and leadership roles & positions.
Applicants must submit the following:
- Searles Family Scholarship application
- Official high school transcript
- 2 letters of recommendation: one from a teacher or academic advisor and one from an extension educator, program coordinator, or club leader. Both letters must come from non-relatives.
- 1 individual photo of you (black and white or color, between 2 x 3” and 4 x 5”). The photo will not be returned.
Award notices will be distributed in June. The scholarship award check will be made payable to the institution that the recipient is attending, not to the recipient, but can be mailed to the recipient’s address.
Attn: Scholarship committee
475 Coffey Hall
1420 Eckles Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55108
email@example.com or 1-612-624-2116