UPDATE - Due to schools being closed for COVID-19, the application deadline has been tentatively moved to April 30. If needed, additional updates will be posted on this page.
Applications are now available for the Washington Town & Country Fair Livestock Scholarship. At least 2 - $500.00 college scholarships will be awarded. These scholarships are funded 100% by the exhibitors themselves from a 1% deduction in all Blue Ribbon Auction checks. Applications are available at the Chamber of Commerce office or online at washmofair.com.
To be eligible for this scholarship, the applicant must apply during their senior year in high school and must have actively exhibited livestock (market or breeding) at the Washington Town and Country Fair any year prior to their senior year in high school. Applicant must also be a resident of Franklin or an adjoining county and must also be enrolled into a four-year college degree program, a two-year associate’s degree program, or a one-year intensive technical program.
This scholarship will be awarded based on four criterion (1) participation as a livestock exhibitor at the Washington Town and Country Fair, (2) agricultural career plans as it relates to post-secondary education, (3) academic performance, and (4) agricultural leadership and citizenship.
Applicant must complete application along with both signatures and send one copy of this application by March 31, 2020 to:
Washington Town and Country Fair Attn: Livestock Scholarship 323 W. Main St. Washington, MO 63090