2020 Middle Park 4-H Scholarships
This year $4,000 was awarded to graduating 4-H seniors from the Middle Park 4-H scholarship Fund.
Benjamin Mathis - $1,000
Madison Jump - $1,000
Cheyenne Jacobs - $500
Kayla Davis - $500
Caitlin Belcher - $500
These awards were made possible through generous donations to the scholarship fund by:
Ben McClelland Memorial, BIM Storage/ Bill Wheatley, The Bruchez Family, Cold Creek Buffalo, Flintstone Gravel, Granby NAPA Auto Parts, Grand Mountain Bank, Lyle Horn Scholarship Memorial Foundation, McCall Linke, Phil & Genie Wall, Summit Ford
Donations made in the memory of Ben McClelland and Carl Murphy:
Christine Doucette, Tracy & Diane Temple, Martha Wall, Roselle McClelland, Carol & James Slagle, Kay Rosenbohm, THe Pickering Family, Mark Salvador, Karen Ketcham
Beginning in 2012, the Middle Park Cowbelles have awarded a $500 scholarship to one student from Grand and Summit counties based on an essay applicant wrote titled "The Benefits of Beef". Applicants chose to focus on one of four topics: Nutrition and Health, Financial and Economic, Environmental or Heritage.
The 2020 Cowbelles Scholarship Recipient:
The Middle Park Farm Bureau also awarded a matching $500 scholarship to a student based on the same essay from Grand and Jackson Counties.
Middle Park Stockgrowers
Every Year, the Middle Park Stockgrowers Association awards a scholarship tp a graduating senior in West Grand, East Grand or Summit County who plans to continue his/her education in the arena of agriculture, including but not limited to agronomy, agricultural business, animal science, equine science, and natural resource management.
This year, the Middle Park Stockgrowers have awarded a $1,000 scholarship to Daniel "Shug" Reynolds to study rangeland and wildlife management.