National Scholarships Available to Ohio Corn & Wheat New Crop Members

Multiple scholarships available.

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Ohio Corn & Wheat Student Memberships

Ohio Corn & Wheat student membership is now being sponsored by Beck’s! This is an excellent opportunity for students! Being a part of the New Crop would be an excellent addition for student’s FFA or 4-H experience. Here are some of the many opportunities and value we can offer to FFA and 4-H members (Scholarships, Professional Development, Travel opportunities, Leadership Training, Networking opportunities, and Up to Date information of the industry). We are currently recruiting for New Crop Class II, this means students that have not been members before can join at no cost. First time members can sign up at If you have any questions, contact Ellen Gilliland at

New Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarship – Due 6/30/2016

A new memorial scholarship has been set up to be administered through the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation. The scholarship is in honor of Dr. John (Jack) Judy, who died in April 2015. One $1,500 scholarship will be awarded annually to a second-year college student who is either a member, or whose parents are members of the Ohio Sheep Improvement Association. Applications for the Dr. Jack Judy Memorial Scholarship are due June 30.

Also, don’t forget that March 31 is the deadline for these scholarships: Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Scholar, Women’s Leadership in Agriculture Scholarship Program, Darwin Bryan Scholarship Fund and Cindy Hollingshead Scholarship Fund.

CHS Foundation Scholarship

Applications for the 2016-2017 High School Scholarship Program are now available.

CHS High School Scholarships Program

Graduating high school seniors pursuing a degree in an agricultural-related field at any college or university throughout the United States and Canada are invited to apply for one of 100 $1,000 scholarships.

CHS Scholars Program

In 2016 CHS will fund more than 200 scholarships to students enrolled in an agricultural-related program at partnering two- and four-year colleges and universities throughout the United States. Scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $2,000.

For complete details about 2016 scholarship opportunities through the CHS Foundation, follow this link.

Achievement Banquets – Yes, there will be TWO this year. Please READ!

Thank you to all members who completed an Ohio Achievement Form or Junior Achievement Form. Because our program to recognize these members has grown to 40 youth completing the Ohio 4-H Achievement Form and 73 completing the Junior Achievement Form, we have outgrown the facilities where this recognition is held. A great problem to have!

Therefore, we will have two recognition events(Achievement Banquets) this year.

For all Older Youth who completed the Ohio 4-H Achievement Form we will have your recognition night on Tuesday, April 5th, at Shalom United Methodist Church in Carroll, starting at 7:00 p.m.

For all Junior Achievement participants we will have your recognition night on Tuesday, May 3rd, at Shalom United Methodist Church in Carroll, starting at 7:00 p.m.

Look for your invitation in the mail soon and hope to see all you at these events. If questions, please contact the office at 740-652-7260.

Deadline Extended for Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarships! Due 3/31/2016

The deadline for Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation scholarships has been extended to March 31, 2016. A total of $18,000 in scholarships is available to rural, suburban and urban Ohio students who are pursuing degrees connected in some way to agriculture. Twelve $1,500 scholarships will be awarded through four programs: Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Scholar, Women’s Leadership in Agriculture Scholarship Program, Darwin Bryan Scholarship Fund and Cindy Hollingshead Scholarship Fund. Apply today!

Ohio Agricultural Council Scholarships due 2/29/2016

The Ohio Agricultural Council is offering up to six $1,500 scholarships to assist students pursuing agricultural-related studies and to help promote agriculture and agri-business as a growing field of career opportunities.

The application deadline for the 2016-2017 school year is February 29, 2016.  Click here to download the 2016-2017 application.

Ohio State Fair Scholarships due 3/1/2016

The Ohio State Fair Scholarship applications must be postmarked by Tuesday, March 1 this year! This is 3½ months earlier than in past years. Scholarships are available for junior fair livestock and non-livestock exhibitors. A total of $29,250 worth of scholarships will be awarded to qualified applicants.

Information is posted at on the various species calendar of events pages.

State 4-H Scholarship Deadline – 2/15/2016

Ohio 4-H recognizes and rewards individual excellence, whether it is in project work, leadership, citizenship or community service. Ohio 4-H Scholarships were established in 1976 in order to help young people become self-directing, productive and contributing members of society. There are currently 36 statewide 4-H scholarships being offered. Application deadline is February 15, 2016 and the application is an online form. Visit the Ohio 4-H website for more information and a link to the online application: