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Congratulations to the 2020 Minnesota 4-H scholarship recipients!

Extension Development and Minnesota 4-H awarded 15 scholarships to outstanding 4-H youth and alumni across Minnesota. These recipients stood out among over 112 applications.

David E. Pace and Valerie Halverson Pace Leadership Scholarship (2 Awards) $1,000 each Total: $2,000

  • Eileen Otto, Wright County
  • Zoey Schentzel, Dakota County
  • Alternate: Christian Willoughby, Stearns County

CCI Innovation in Agriculture Scholarship (1 Award) $1,000

  • Bailee Schiefelbein, Meeker County
  • Alternate: Kestlyn Willert, Lyon County

Kern Scholarship (2 Awards) $1,500 each Total: $3,000

  • Luke Borst, Olmsted County
  • Madison Luebke, Goodhue County Alternate: Cooper Hancock, Winona County

Ada and Helmuth Schroeder Scholarship (7 Awards) $1,000 each Total: $7,000

  • Laura Davis, Beltrami County
  • Katilyn Grundhoeffer, Benton County
  • Emily Jopp, Stearns County
  • Eliza Meyer, Polk County
  • Isaac Rott, Olmsted County
  • Ainsley Schwerr, Dakota County
  • Melissa Seljan, Dodge County
  • Alternate: Kestlyn Willert, Lyon County

Searles Family Scholarship (for Olmsted County 4-H Youth) (2 Awards) $250 each Total: $500

  • Casey Neumann, Olmsted County
  • Jessica Kaiser, Olmsted County
  • Alternate: Isaac Rott, Olmsted County

4-H Adult Scholarship for Workforce Re-Entry (1 Award) $2,000

  • Michelle Ignaszewski, Jackson County

Extension Development and Minnesota 4-H is committed to continuing development efforts so that additional scholarships can be available for college-bound 4-H youth and alumni. If you know of an individual or business who would be interested in sponsoring a scholarship, please contact Jane Johnson, Chief Development Officer of Extension Development and Minnesota 4-H, at (612) 626-3717 or johns350@umn.edu.