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1 from Teton, 3 from Sublette, 4 from Lincoln awarded Wyoming State 4-H scholarships

(Wyoming) - More than $33,000 in new scholarships has been awarded to Wyoming 4-H’ers by the Wyoming State 4-H Foundation. In addition, foundation director Steve Mack said past Ella E. Schloredt scholarship recipients with a grade point average of at least 3.0 are eligible to continue receiving the scholarship for up to four years. Fifteen continuing scholarships were awarded, ranging from $1,750 to $2,200 for the fall 2016 academic year. In total, 4-H youths attending the University of Wyoming or a Wyoming community college were awarded over $69,000 in scholarships for the coming school year, said Mack. The Wyoming State 4-H Foundation over the past 20 years has given between $45,000 and $69,000 annually to 4-H-ers for college scholarships. The scholarship winners (listed below) include 1 person from Teton County, 3 from Sublette County and 4 from Lincoln County: Ella E. Schloredt first year awards ($1,750) - Albany – Thomas Christensen - Carbon – Cassidy Little, Katelyn Olsen - Lincoln – Jackson Linford - Niobrara - Lexie Dockery - Park – Lexee Craig - Sheridan – Tyra Relaford - Sublette – J D Fear Edna Mae & Wallace McClaflin ($1,000) - Lincoln – Jaycee Hendrickson F.A.I.R. Posse ($500) - Natrona – Hunter Romsa Farmhouse Foundation ($1,000) - Carbon – Timothy Heward Janie Smith (Laramie County - $1,500) - Wyatt Norman J.M. Nichols ($300) - Campbell – Sarah Gorman Johnson County 4-H Scholarship in honor of Bonnie Ellenwood ($750) - Kaytlin Hokanson Lael Harrison ($750) - Platte – Samantha Kernan Murdoch's Ranch and Home Supply ($1,250) - Converse – Dillon Farley - Goshen – Brittany Randall - Natrona – Wilson Stewart - Sublette – Dawson Hoover Peterson Scholarship (Crook County - $500): - Josey Bailey Underwood Scholarship ($750) - Johnson – Benjamin Conklin - Teton – Brayden Castagno Wilbur Brettell (Laramie County - $500): - Andrew Graham Wyoming 4-H Foundation ($1,250) - Campbell – Courtney Fuller - Lincoln – Madelon Jones Wyoming Veterinary Sciences ($250): - Albany – Hanna Heggie Whitmire Leadership ($500): - Big Horn – Nyckalas Harvey - Lincoln – Madelon Jones; Jaycee Hendrickson - Niobrara – Megan Proctor - Platte – Samantha Kernan - Sheridan – Tyra Relaford - Sublette – Nathan Lee *Photo h/t Elle E. Kay / Pitchengine Communities* #buckrail #news