Missouri 4-H Foundation awards 62 scholarships

  • Published: Monday, Oct. 29, 2018

COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Missouri 4-H Foundation awarded 62 scholarships totaling $66,000 to 4-H youth throughout the state.

“It is with tremendous support from families, foundations, businesses and communities across the state that the Missouri 4-H Foundation is able to contribute to the education and advancement of Missouri’s young people,” said Mark Goth, Missouri 4-H Foundation chair. “Connecting youth to higher education is a fundamental role of the 4-H youth development program, and we are committed to supporting the educational achievements of our future leaders.”

The scholarships were formally presented Sept. 28 at the Missouri 4-H Foundation annual scholarship and awards banquet in Columbia.

For more than 65 years, the Missouri 4-H Foundation has been maximizing youth development opportunities for Missouri youth by raising funds for the University of Missouri Extension 4-H Center for Youth Development, providing higher education scholarships, recognizing 4-H volunteers and promoting the 4-H organization. MU Extension 4-H is a community of youth from across Missouri learning leadership, citizenship and life skills.

4-H Day With the St. Louis Cardinals Scholarship

  • Hannah Aufdenberg
  • Maria Calvert
  • Denton Diggins
  • McKell Norris

B.W. Harrison Memorial 4-H Scholarship

  • Jordon Collins
  • Rachel Wichern

Cecil and Bina Davis 4-H Scholarship

  • Alyssa Engeman

Charles and Marilyn Rosenkrans 4-H Scholarship

  • Russell Mitchell

Dennis E. Gallup Memorial 4-H Scholarship

  • Matelyn Cobban
  • Liberty Cox
  • Grant Herin
  • Madison Keffer
  • Jonathan Saladin
  • Macey Stueve

Don and Melva Henderson 4-H Scholarship

  • Ashley Fritsche

E. C. Adams 4-H Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Larna Schnitker

Edna and James Burch Memorial Scholarship

  • Charlie Ebbesmeyer
  • Kyle Hansen
  • Hannah Persell
  • Anna Tarpey
  • Jacob Vaughn

Fowler and Viola Smith Young Memorial 4-H Scholarship

  • Caitlin Halsey

Goppert Foundation 4-H Scholarship

  • Valerie Barnett
  • Annie Bensyl
  • Mattaline Killingsworth

Harrington Family 4-H Youth Futures Scholarship

  • Nevin Sharkey

Jack R. Horton DVM Memorial 4-H Scholarship

  • Caleb Coy

Jackson County 4-H Foundation Scholarship

  • Emily Davis
  • Katherine Davis
  • Elisabeth Fleischmann
  • Alexander Harvey
  • Aimee Johnson
  • Joshua Johnson
  • Anna Lee
  • Michaela McMillan
  • Erin Roberts
  • Veronica Webb

Janelle Downing Memorial 4-H Scholarship

  • Chloe Momphard

Jasper County 4-H Scholarship

  • Isaiah Chandler

Joyce and Dick Taylor 4-H Scholarship

  • Bethany Miller

Nelson Trickey 4-H Bridge Building Scholarship

  • Kristina Nadler

Orscheln 4-H Scholarship

  • John Ancell
  • Madelyn Derks
  • Terryn Dodson
  • Morgan Duenke
  • Kelsey Dunlap
  • Jeremy Ellis
  • Erica Gilmore
  • Hattie Grisham
  • Audrey Martin
  • Sarah McCord
  • Ashlyn Peterson
  • Olivia Shipp
  • Ryan Spurling

Robert and Anna Noland 4-H Scholarship

  • Joseph Johnson

Ruth and Jim Mellor 4-H Scholarship

  • Sarah McLeester

Terry Cole Memorial 4-H Scholarship

  • Sage Eichenburch

Waldo and Mary Belle Turner 4-H Scholarship

  • Nadia Maddex
  • Sydney Olishile

Zachary Parsons Memorial 4-H Scholarship

  • Shane Carroll

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