For Minnesota 4-H members who will be entering their freshman year at a Minnesota college or university. This is a one-time $1,000 scholarship awarded to six applicants for their education expenses, such as tuition, books, room and board, etc. The review committee will evaluate applicants on their scholastic achievements, 4-H involvement and leadership roles & positions.
Submit the following:
A) Ada and Helmuth Schroeder 4-H Scholarship application
B) Official high school transcript
C) 2 letters of recommendation: one from a teacher or academic advisor and one from an Extension educator, 4-H program coordinator or volunteer club leader. Both letters must come from non-relatives.
D) Individual photo of you (black and white or color, between 2 x 3" and 4 x 5"). The photo will not be returned.
E) Completed financial need materials
F) Application must be typed
G) Application is accepted by mail only
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.