The Lincoln Agricultural Society with the co-operation and support of the Niagara 4-H Association is pleased to present their 2012 Scholarship Program. Through this program we hope to develop an awareness of the importance and benefits of higher education. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.
Number and Amount of Scholarships
There will be three  scholarships awarded annually. The amount of these scholarships will be $1500. $1000, and $750. All other qualified applicants will receive $100.
Eligibility Requirements of Applicants
These scholarships will be available to current members of Niagara 4-H who have completed at least six projects and are going on to attend a recognized post-secondary education program with a minimum duration of 12 weeks.
Applicants may reapply in subsequent years, if they meet the requirements, but may only win a scholarship once in their 4-H career
Applications must be received by the Lincoln Agricultural Society by July 31, 2012.
Applicants will provide a written application to the LAS including their name and contact information, school and 4H club, as well as;
- A copy of their academic report cards for their last year of secondary school.
- A list of the applicants’ extra-curricular activities, including athletics, clubs and community service.
- A brief essay [~ less than 500 words] discussing their personal goals and objectives.
Revisions to Rules and Procedures
These Rules and Procedures may be revised by the Scholarship Committee prior to the call for applications for the next set of awards. Any revisions must be approved by the LAS Board of Directors.
Download a copy of these Rules
Download a copy of the Scholarship Application
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