Scholarship

Harford Agricultural Society Scholarship Program

Sixteen $1,000 Scholarships awarded in 2019!

Guidelines and Eligibility

Applicants must:

  1. Be a High School Graduate
  2. Be currently admitted to a school of advanced education, i.e. college or university
  3. Submit a completed application, essay which includes Harford Fair involvement, and letters of recommendation to:
    Harford Agricultural Society
    c/o Scholarship Selection Committee
    485 Fair Hill Rd., New Milford, PA 18834
  4. Accepting applications between April 1 and August 31, 2020.

Recipient(s) may receive the Harford Agricultural Society Scholarship more than once.

Application procedures:

  1. Complete the application. Attach additional sheets, if necessary.
  2. Obtain two letters of recommendation from any of the following:
    1. School Principal
    2. School Teacher/Instructor
    3. School Guidance Counselor
    4. County Extension Educator
    5. 4-H Club Leader
    6. Religious Minister/Church Youth Advisor
    7. Harford Fair Director, Superintendent, or Department Head
  3. Write an essay not to exceed two double-spaced typed pages on the following topic:
    “Ways in which I have been involved in the Harford Fair and how winning the Harford Agricultural Society Scholarship will impact my education, my major, and my career goals.”