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2017 Georgia 4-H Achievement Scholarships

Who? Senior (12th grade) 4-H'ers and 4-H'ers currently enrolled in college are eligible.

Application is considered complete when each of the following items has been received by the deadline, February 24, 2017. Please include the following items in your submission:

  1. Scholarship Application, including all required signatures (typewritten 12 pt. font)
  2. Two page, typed resume (10 point font, one sided, 1/2 inch margins max.) Sections to include: contact information, objective, education, work experience, 4-H involvement, other extracurricular involvement
  3. Official high school or college transcript (No copies will be accepted). 
  4. Personal statement prepared by 4-H'er (Not to exceed 1 page, 12 pt. Times New Roman font, double spaced). 
  5. If you wish to be considered for scholarships that review your financial need, attach the statement of need located on pages 3 and 4 of the scholarship application.
  6. If you wish to be considered for Georgia 4-H S.A.F.E. scholarships, attach the Georgia 4-H S.A.F.E. Application on pages 5 and 6 of the scholarship application.
One application serves all Georgia 4-H Achievement Scholarships. However, the 4-H'er is responsible for indicating on the application if he/she wishes to be considered for scholarships that consider financial need and/or Georgia 4-H S.A.F.E. Scholarships.


4-H Agents and 4-H'ers should receive notification by early April.


To be considered for the 2017 Georgia 4-H Scholarships, completed (including all requested information and required signatures) applications must be postmarked on or before February 24, 2017. 

Mail completed application and supporting materials to: 

Georgia 4-H Scholarship Selection Committee Attn: Ariel Waldeck
318 Hoke Smith Annex
The University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602

PLEASE NOTE: An application is not considered complete unless all required elements, including signatures, are included. Those applications missing information or not received by the Georgia 4-H Foundation by the due date will not be considered. Applications will not be considered if postmarked after February 24, 2017. We encourage you to apply early.

Good luck to all applicants!


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