Mason County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships

 

Louisville, KY (July 6, 2018) – Nine Mason County students received college scholarships from Mason County Farm Bureau. Blaine Pumpelly (Maysville), Chloe Pumpelly (Maysville), Mandie Appleman (Germantown), Sage Kinney (Maysville), Jaclyn Poe (Maysville), Bryce Johnson (Maysville), Christian Kalb (Maysville), Kaleigh Zeigler (Maysville), and Elizabeth Moss (Maysville) each received a $1,000 scholarship.

In partnership with County Farm Bureaus, the Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation awarded $465,400 this year to deserving students from across the Commonwealth.

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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