Michigan Youth Livestock Scholarship Fund
Since 2000, the Michigan Youth Livestock Scholarship Fund has been awarding scholarships annually to outstanding youth who exhibit at the Michigan State Fair, Michigan livestock Expo and Michigan Dairy Expo. The fund is also responsible for supporting educational awards provided to youth livestock and dairy exhibitors each year. Funding comes from specific proceeds from the Michigan Livestock Expo Sale-Abration.
2018 MYLSF Scholarship Winners
The 2018 MYLSF $3,000 general scholarship winners were: Bradford Chapman of South Rockwood and Caitlin Henne of Eaton Rapids. A MYLSF $2,500 scholarship was awarded to Brady Littlefield of Burr Oak. The MYLSF $2,000 general scholarship winners were: Lydia AcMoody of Coldwater and Kristen Burkhardt of Fowlerville. The MYLSF $1,500 general scholarship winners were: Payton Hines of Quincy, Alexandria Schut of Belding and Kylie Slavik of Ashley. The MYLSF $1,000 scholarships were awarded to Morgan Bolinger of Owosso, Jansen Mariah of Sturgis, Morgan Louma of East Leroy, Laken Claire Polega of Unionville, Nathan Scoville of Laingsburg and Renee Souva of Bronson. The MYLSF $500 scholarships were awarded to Lauren Bickel of North Branch, Miriah Dersham of St. Johns, Hannah Dutcher of Owosso, Jessica Nash of Elsie, Madalyn Stewart of Charlotte and Abigail Walkowe of Manchester. A statewide $1,000 scholarship was awarded to McKenzie Chapman of Bellevue.