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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, 2022

The Boulder County Fair Jr. Livestock Sale Committee is proud to offer scholarship opportunities to 4-H and FFA exhibitors who have participated in the Jr. Livestock Sale for a minimum of 3 years. Applicants may apply for a general scholarship award, or provide an additional essay to apply for the Jerry Hergenreder Memorial Scholarship.

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.

Colorado Association of Fairs & Shows

Colorado Association of Fairs & Shows

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!