Boyle County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships
Louisville, KY (July 6, 2018) – Adriana Brooke Crockett and Delaney Grace Simpson, both seniors at Boyle County High School, are the recipients of college scholarships from Kentucky Farm Bureau. In partnership with County Farm Bureaus, the Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation awarded $465,400 this year to deserving students from across the Commonwealth.
Adriana Crockett was awarded a $1,000 “David Sparrow Memorial Scholarship” from Boyle County Farm Bureau and plans to attend the University of Kentucky to pursue a degree in human resources. Crockett resides in Danville, KY.
Delaney Simpson received a $1,000 scholarship from Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation. Simpson will attend Georgetown College to obtain a degree in education. She is the daughter of Steve and Gina Simpson of Parksville, KY.
Farm Bureau scholarships, offered annually, are awarded to recipients who display the greatest levels of academic excellence, involvement in extracurricular activities, leadership abilities and financial need.
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