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Scholarship Applications


The designated winner(s) may receive up to a $2,500 scholarship; additional awards may be given. The winner(s) will be formally recognized during the Santa Clara County Fair.  Applications are due to the Clover Foundation the 4th Friday in April.  If necessary, interviews will be held at a location and date to be determined. Calls will be made to all applicants if interviews are necessary.

ELIGIBILITY-Applicants must:

  1. Be an active member of a Santa Clara County youth organization and resident of Santa Clara County.
  2. Graduate from high school in this calendar year.
  3. Candidates with experience in an agriculturally focused youth program, or pursuing a career in agriculture, will be given preference.



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Livestock Loans


No-interest Livestock Loans for 4-H and FFA market animals are available for youth residing in Santa Clara County. The money is available from the Ed Vargas Livestock Fund. The number of loans granted may be limited by available funds, so do not delay in contacting the Foundation.

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