Scholarships & Grants

SCHOLARSHIPS & GRANTS:  All grants are due postmarked by April 1st.  

Paper copies need to be postmarked by April 1st.  They should be mailed to :          Amanda Stidham   9223 Stadsvold Road  Blaine, WA 98230  Questions-call Amanda 360-988-1891

Jay Paul Scholarship: The Jay Paul scholarship is open to Whatcom County High School Seniors or college students for studies in an agriculture related field.  This can be a tech school, community college, or a 4 year program.  Applicants must have been a Youth Fair participant, a Teen Leader or a Teen Super. Doc Link HERE: Jay Paul Memorial Scholarship 2020

Mark Stap Scholarship:  The Mark Stap scholarship is open to all High School seniors going to college. They must have been a participant in the Youth Fair for 5 years or more, with at least one of those years as a Teen Leader or Superintendent.  Applicants do not have to be a Whatcom County resident. Doc link Here:  Mark Stap Scholarship 2020

Mark Stap Animal Grant:  This is a grant to help a youth fair participant to purchase a project animal to raise for a project. Doc Link Here: WCYF Project Grant App

Non-Animal Project Grant:  This is a grant to help a youth fair participant to purchase a non-animal item to support a project i.e.…spinning wheel, camera, loom, and sewing machine. Doc Link Here:WCYF Project Grant App

Whatcom County Cattlemen’s Grant: A Grant is Available from the Whatcom County Cattlemen’s for the purchase of a Beef animal.  Contact Amanda Stidham at 360-988-1891 for Paper Application. Doc Link Here:   New grant application PDF: Whatcom Cattlemen’s Grant