Jessica Cobban receives 4-H Foundation Scholarship
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Jessica Cobban of Fair Grove has been awarded the Orscheln’s scholarship in the amount of $1000 at the Missouri 4-H Foundation’s Scholarship and Awards Banquet in Columbia. The foundation awarded 67 scholarships totaling $72,050 in academic awards to 4-H youths around the state.
“The Missouri 4-H Foundation is pleased to be able to contribute to the education of Missouri’s young people through the support of our donors,” said Missouri 4-H Foundation Executive Director Cheryl Reams.
Cobban is the daughter of Matt and Jean Cobban, has been an active member of the Sac River Stablemates 4-H club for many years. She is currently a freshman at Missouri State University in Springfield.
For more than 65 years, the Missouri 4-H Foundation has been managing funds for the MU Extension 4-H Youth Development Program, providing higher education scholarships, and recognizing 4-H volunteers. MU Extension 4-H is a community of more than 260,000 youths from across Missouri learning leadership, citizenship and life skills.