John H. Thiessen Scholarship (for Adult Volunteers)
For adult volunteers attending a 4-H leadership opportunity. Training may be at a regional, state or district-wide level. Training shows leaders how to work with students, develop organizational skills, deepen their commitment to mentoring youths and allow them to become better 4-H and community leaders.
Scholarship amounts vary based on availability. Applications must be received by the state 4-H Youth Development office two weeks before the start of the event.
Regional Volunteer Forums
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Regional Volunteer Forum Scholarships
The Vi Rexford Scholarship covers registration for first-time attendees. Awards are based on fund availability. Applications must be received by the state 4-H Youth Development office two weeks before the start of Regional Forums.
Vi Rexford was the 1964–1998 Extension agent for Gem County. She helped develop the camp counselor training program. She was recognized by the National and Idaho 4-H Halls of Fame for her lifetime contributions.
Doris Roper Scholarship (for Youth Delegates)
For all Idaho 4-H members attending a 4-H leadership opportunity.
The Peggy Thiessen (Doris Roper) Scholarship provides access to leadership opportunities for those who cannot otherwise afford to participate. Scholarships are awarded on a needs basis. Recipients shall have shown increasing responsibilities during their 4-H experience.
Applications must be received by the state 4-H Youth Development office by the early bird registration deadline or two weeks before the start of the event, whichever comes first.