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Post Highs School Council Scholarships

Hello 4-H Community,

The Monterey County 4-H Leader’s Council is pleased to offer a post high school scholarship to graduating 4-H members who have made the 4-H Youth Program a part of their lives through their focused work.

Criteria and qualifications include - being a current and enrolled member of 4-H, plan on studying at a college or vocational school, can provide a  4-H resume that documents their 4-H years and has held at least one of the following County level leadership positions:

  1. County All Stars
  2. Camp Counselors
  3. Youth Council member
  4. County Council Committee chairs
  5. Emerald Star recipient

This year, the Monterey County 4-H Leaders Council will award up to six (6) scholarships of $1,000 each. 

Application will open in march 2023

This is a competitive process and those members with the highest scores will receive the award. If your younger members are setting their future 4-H goals, please check out the options to hold a county level leadership position. Please share with your 4-H members who are graduating High School members.

4-H Members are encouraged to review other scholarships provided by the community such as those listed below. Please check their current scholarship dates, criteria and applications by visiting their website or contacting the representatives of the listed Foundations:

Bruce Church Educational Foundation Scholarships

Jimmie Cox Memorial Scholarship & American Ag Credit Scholarship

Monterey County Cattlewomen Scholarship Program


Monterey County Fair Scholarship Click here to be directed to the webpage 


Salinas Valley Fair Scholarship