MONROE, Wisc. — The Green County Dairy Youth Recognition Auction Committee will offer scholarships to qualifying youths who are active members of 4-H or FFA in the dairy project in Green County.

To be eligible to apply for the scholarship, the applicant must have been a senior in high school or enrolled in post-secondary education in the last year.

To apply, students must complete an application that asks applicants to list the dairy shows and other activities they have participated in. The committee will also take into consideration other agriculture and dairy activities that the applicants have been involved in and how the dairy industry has influenced them and their goals for the future.

These scholarships will be awarded to an individual one time. It will be paid out after the student has successfully completed one semester of study and has sent the committee proof of satisfactory completion.

Scholarships will be awarded at the discretion of the Green County Dairy Youth Auction Committee.

Scholarship recipients will be recognized at the Green County Fair during the Dairy Youth Recognition Auction. Applications are due by April 30 and winners will be announced in May.

The application form is available on the Extension Green County scholarship web page at green.extension.wisc.edu/4-h-youth-development/scholarships.

For information: 608-328-9440; jackie.mccarville@wisc.edu.