Allen L. and Richard H. Baker 4-H Scholarship

Pennsylvania 4-H is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the Allen L. and Richard H. Baker 4-H Scholarship, offered by The Pennsylvania State University. The application deadline is April 15, 2019.

Please review the scholarship requirements below carefully and note that the application must be signed by a parent, a 4-H leader and your 4-H county educator.


  1. Applicants must be present or former 4-H members in Pennsylvania.
  2. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students at The Pennsylvania State University, at either the University Park Campus or a Commonwealth Campus.
    Note: Penn College of Technology is not considered a Commonwealth campus and therefore applicants attending Penn College are not eligible for this award.
  3. Freshmen who have satisfactorily completed one semester may apply.
  4. Upperclassmen must have satisfactory scholastic standing to receive the award.
  5. Preference will be given to students who plan to work with youth upon graduation.
  6. A copy of the applicant’s high school transcript(s) AND transcripts from all colleges or post-secondary schools attended must be included/provided.
  7. One letter of recommendation from a high school or college academic advisor is required.
  8. Application must be complete upon submission, including all signatures on page 2.

The application form is attached. Scholarship winners and dollar value will be announced in late July-early August.

Please Note: Applicants must meet the requirements noted above and include all documents outlined in #6 and #7 above or they will be considered ineligible for the scholarship. 

Go to the Application.