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Geauga County Farm Bureau is again offering scholarship opportunities to Geauga County Farm Bureau member youth.
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- The applicant must be either a current Geauga County Farm Bureau member or a dependent whose parents/guardian is a current Geauga County Farm Bureau member at the time of applying and at time of scholarship payout.
- Applicants must be a part-time or full-time enrollee of an accredited 2 or 4-year college, university, or technical school.
- For first-year students, the applicant must prove enrollment or admission status.
- Prior recipients may reapply.
- Scholarship recipients must still be enrolled in college, university, or technical school at the time of payout.
- Recipients of a scholarship or a representative must attend the Farm Bureau annual meeting held in September. If unable to attend, the county board/office must be notified at least 24 hours in advance. Failure to do so may result in forfeiture of the scholarship.
- No handwritten forms will be accepted
- Any scholarship monies not claimed within one (1) year will be forfeited.
Apply by March 31, 2024 at 11:59 p.m.
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