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The Extension office provides assistance and programs for the community without discrimination in five main areas: 4-H Youth Programs, Agriculture, Community Health, Horticulture, and Small Acreage Management.

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The 4-H Legacy Fund scholarship submission is a digital application & submission process.  Please email your application and supporting required documents to by April 1 at 4:30.  Those chosen for interviews will be notified by committee members and a time for interview will be arranged within 3 weeks of the submission date.  You will find the application and the scholarship descriptions below. You will need to review the scholarships available document for any additional supplemental information to include. Please contact the Legacy Fund with any questions.

4-H Legacy Fund Scholarship (formerly 4-H Foundation)

The Boulder County 4-H Legacy Fund distributes scholarships for 4-H members who are attending college or other post-secondary education. Applications are due April 1. Submit all documents in a single email to:

Boulder County Youth Council Event Scholarships

Event Scholarship Request Form

Are you attending an annually occurring 4-H event and need some financial assistance? Use the request form link above and follow the directions to request funds from the Boulder County 4-H Youth Council.

4-H Legacy Fund Event Scholarships

Legacy Funding Request

This application is designed for members and leaders to request small amounts of money to attend events such as camps, junior leadership opportunities, conferences, CWF, beef fitting, shooting sports, leader development, or any other event or activity that would benefit youth or leaders in the 4-H program. DO NOT USE THIS FORM FOR POST-SECONDARY SCHOLARSHIPS.

Post-Secondary/College Scholarships

Boulder County Fair Jr. Livestock Sale Committee Scholarship – due May 1

  1. Must have sold a project in the Boulder County Fair Jr. Livestock Sale for three (3) years.
  2. Must be a high school senior or a full-time student at a credible Jr./Community College or University.
  3. Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5
  4. Must complete the scholarship application with additional application requirements and submit supporting documents to  by May 1st.  
  5. Must provide the most recent high school or college transcript.
  6. An interview may be requested.
  7. One (1) $1,000 Jerry Hergenreder Memorial Scholarship will be awarded (essay required). Additional general scholarships will be awarded at committee discretion.
  8. Awarded scholarships will be mailed directly to the college/university that the applicant is planning to attend.
  9. Scholarship must be used within one year of receiving the award.

Boulder County Fair Market Sale Committee Scholarship Application

The Longmont Community Foundation

The Longmont Community Foundation has now opened the 2023 Scholarship Applications. From December 1, 2022 to February 28, 2023 you have a chance to apply to our 19 scholarships! Learn about each scholarship, what they represent, and if you qualify by visiting our website. We have several scholarships for various students. Our scholarships are for high school seniors, college aged applicants, and trade / vocational students. This year we are also offering a basketball camp scholarship for underclassmen. Longmont Community Foundation believes in diversity, inclusivity, and equity, which is why our scholarships have a larger range of opportunity for people.

State 4-H Scholarships

Additional 4-H scholarships are administered by Colorado State University through the Colorado 4-H Foundation.

Daniels Fund Scholarship

4-H is a referral agency for the Daniels Fund. Contact the office for more information.

Jonathan Marr Memorial Scholarship

Click here for more information.

Colorado Association of Fairs & Shows

Colorado Association of Fairs & Shows

Colorado Association of Fairs and Shows
2023 Scholarship 

Hello Fellow Fair enthusiasts! Do you have any graduating High School Seniors within your Fair?  The Colorado Association of Fairs and Shows offer Two $1000.00 Scholarships to graduating Seniors from Member Fairs.  Please take a moment to download share this application with any graduating seniors. 


If you attend the annual CAFS Convention, you know that every year we have a Silent Auction as well as different activities all to raise funds for our Scholarship Program.  It is your participation in these events that allow us to present these scholarships every year.  Without the donations and support from our attendees this program would not be successful.

Please Remember that your Fair/Association MUST be a registered and active member of the Colorado Association of Fairs and Shows in order for us to accept your application.  If you have not registered for this year please click the link below to pay your 2023 Dues

Please Contact Jeremiah Bogenhagen by E-Mail at if you have any questions.

Boulder – St. Vrain Valley Farm Bureau Scholarship

Boulder/St. Vrain Valley Farm Bureau

Longmont Conservation District Scholarship

Scholarship Information

Boulder Valley Conservation District Scholarship

Scholarship Information

Colorado 4-H Foundation

Colorado 4-H Foundation is a non-profit organization (501-c3). Under the umbrella of the Foundation is the Boulder County 4-H Legacy Fund, a committee that supports Boulder County 4-H by:

  • Providing funds to 4-H members and leaders to help defray costs of attending events/conferences/workshops.
  • Awarding post secondary school scholarships to 4-H members that have been active in Boulder County 4-H.


To Donate to the Boulder County 4-H Legacy Fund

Make checks payable to: Boulder County 4-H Legacy Fund. Mail or drop off at: Boulder County Extension Office, 9595 Nelson Road, Box B, Longmont, CO 80501

For a donation by credit card: Select Here – once on the page, please select “Tickets”

Interested in becoming a member of the Legacy Fund or learning more? Contact the Boulder County Extension office at 303.678.6378 and someone from the board will contact you!