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Scholarships, grants & awards

Each of the following funds is managed by the Minnesota 4-H Foundation. Applications are due annually in April, unless otherwise noted.

CCI Innovation in Agriculture Scholarship

For past or present 4-H members entering college as a freshman and intending to pursue an agriculture-related degree. Read more.

Kern Scholarship

For past or present 4-H members attending a Minnesota State (formerly known as MnSCU) college. Read more.

David E Pace and Valerie Halverson Pace Leadership Scholarship

A one-time scholarship for accepted freshmen or continuing sophomores at any accredited college or university in the U.S. Read more.

Andrea Ruesch Regional 4-H Scholarship

A scholarship for present 4-H members as a high school senior or first year college student in one of nine counties Read more.

Ada and Helmuth Schroeder Scholarship

A one-time scholarship for students going into their freshman year at a Minnesota college or university. Read more.

Searles Family Scholarship

Supports Olmsted County 4-H'ers entering their freshman year at a post-secondary institution. Read more.

4-H Adult Scholarship: Workforce Re-entry

A scholarship for adults involved with 4-H who want to re-train at an institution of higher learning in order to re-enter the workforce or for job transition. Read more.

Helping Hands Grants

Funds 4-H club projects by 4-H youth and adults in partnership. Read more.

4-H Science of Agriculture Research Grants

Fund worthy youth research projects associated with the Minnesota 4-H Science of Agriculture program. Read more.

Statewide Opportunity Grant

Funds area, regional and state-level staff in support of capacity building and program enhancement projects. Read more.

Communicate.Lead.Succeed. Award

This award is no longer available.

Scholarships, grants & awards from other organizations

A number of organizations offer scholarships for which 4-H'ers may be eligible. Read more.

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