Morgan County Fair Youth Exhibitor Scholarship

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Scholarship Eligibility

  • Has been a Junior Exhibitor in the Morgan County Fair
  • Resident of Morgan County the year exhibited
  • Senior in High School or Freshman/Sophomore in college
  • Have not previously won


A single $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to one youth exhibitor in the year 2017, who has previously participated in the Morgan County Fair, junior show, at any time. Finances will be paid to an institute of higher education indicated by the applicant. Selection will be based upon review of submissions and potential interview of applicants. Winner will be chosen by August 15, 2017.


Applications are available at the link above and at the University of Illinois Extension Office located at 104 N Westgate Ave, Jacksonville, IL 62650 and during the 2017 Fair available in the Fair Office.


This application form and all other required documentation must be received by July 31, 2017 (5:00 p.m. central time). Drop off or Mail to: Morgan County Fair Scholarship Program, 110 N Westgate, Jacksonville, IL 62650. Questions, call (217)245-6800 or

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