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COVID-19 Process for Post-Secondary / College Scholarship Applications 2020

With all our social changes we’ve needed to make, one has been the 4-H Legacy Fund scholarship submission. The decision was made to change the application process to digital submission.  Please email your application and supporting required documents to by April 1 at 4:30.  We will notify those chosen for interviews and arrange a time via teleconference the afternoon/evening of April 21.  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.  If you have already submitted your application via mail, please let me know, we will likely need you to submit via email. If you have any questions, please contact Faith Kroschel at

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 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

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:

Daniels Fund Scholarship

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

State 4-H Scholarships

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

Boulder County Fair Jr. Livestock Sale Committee Scholarship

For members having sold a project in the Boulder County Fair Jr. Market Sale for three years. Download scholarship information and application.

Colorado Association of Fairs and Shows

Boulder – St. Vrain Valley Farm Bureau Scholarship – due April 30, 2020

Download information, a list of criteria and application

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.

You can find application forms by clicking here

To Donate to the Foundation

By check:

Make check 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

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!

Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling, fluid situation upon our community and its businesses. While the team here still aims to maintain a “business as usual” approach, we are making a number of significant changes to our operations to account for a situation that is far from normal.