Texas 4-H Youth Development Program Opportunity Scholarships are ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS awarded each year to applicants based on their academic record, 4-H experience, and financial need (for scholarships for which it is a required criterion). The Texas 4-H Youth Development Opportunity Scholarship Program is conducted in coordination with the Texas 4-H Youth Development Program, the Texas 4-H Youth Development Foundation, and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. All applications must be submitted through the applicant’s county Extension office and meet all criteria to be considered.
Tarrant Adult Leader Scholarships
Attention: Tarrant County 4-H High School Junior & Seniors
The Adult Leaders Association (ALA) is offering two scholarships this year—Mark Green Memorial Scholarship and Millie Hurst Memorial Scholarship. Both awards are in the amount of $500. The joint application is attached.
Mark Green Memorial Scholarship, established in 2008, recognizes those youth of Tarrant County 4-H who have established themselves as avid 4-H members. Mark was an ardent 4-H participant from the time he was a youth. He resonated the values he instilled in the youth of 4-H.
Millie Hurst Memorial Scholarship, established in 1993, recognizes those youth “who do the most work in the 4-H program.” Millie was a highly involved adult leader who encouraged youth to actively pursue their goals.
Carefully review the attached document titled ‘ALA Scholarship Guidelines 2015’ to determine individual eligibility.
Application deadline is June 18 at 5:00 p.m. All applications must be received in the 4-H office by that time.
All applicants must attend an in-person interview. Interviews will be held on June 22nd—interview time will be emailed to applicant on June 19.