Scholarships

The Lyon County KY Farm Bureau Board will offer one $500 scholarship to eligible Lyon County High School seniors for the current school year.  The Scholarship may be applied to tuition, housing, books, and other educational expenses. 

To be eligible, an applicant must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (on a  4.0 scale), be the child of a Lyon County KY Farm Bureau member for at least one year prior to applying for this scholarship and remain such, while the scholarship is in force, successfully complete high school within the year they apply for the scholarship.  The application for the local KFB scholarship is the same application used for the state KFB application.  Those applications are listed for you below.

The deadline for the scholarship applications to be submitted for local consideration to the Lyon County KY Farm Bureau is May 1. The local scholarship committee will make the final determination pertaining to local winners and interpretation of eligibility/rules.  The winner will be announced at Senior Class Night at Lyon County High School

KFB Spotlight

January 19, 2018 Legislative Report No. 4 - 2018 Kentucky General Assembly
January 19, 2018
January 19, 2018 Legislative Report No. 4 - 2018 Kentucky General Assembly
KFB Well Represented at American Farm Bureau Convention
January 15, 2018
KFB Well Represented at American Farm Bureau Convention

More than 500 Kentucky Farm Bureau members made their way to Nashville for the 99th Annual American Farm Bureau Federation Convention and Trade Show to hear from national agriculture leaders and have a voice in national farm policy, as well as support state competition winners and gain the opportunity to hear from a sitting Commander in Chief.

January 12, 2018 Legislative Report No. 3 - 2018 Kentucky General Assembly
January 12, 2018
January 12, 2018 Legislative Report No. 3 - 2018 Kentucky General Assembly
Women's Mini-Grant Program

The grant of up to $500 is offered to county Farm Bureaus for education programs for grades Preschool-12 or adults, which will result in increased agricultural literacy for the target group. Six mini-grants will be awarded to county Farm Bureaus in 2016.

Women's Educational Grant

One $1,500 scholarship to a female non-traditional student for the following school year.

Young Farmer Scholarship

One $2,000 scholarship and one $1,000 scholarship to two college or vocational/technical school students.

Paul D. Everman Fund for Lifetime Learning Scholarship

One scholarship up to $3,000 to a non-traditional student, pursuing a four-year course of study.

Louis F. Ison Memorial Scholarship

One $1,000 scholarship to a full-time graduate student pursuing a degree at the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food & Environment.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation

Will award 95 county and state college scholarships to high school seniors pursuing a four-year course of study.