The announcement of winners of the Missouri State Fair’s Youth In Agriculture Scholarships includes several students from the local area.
This year’s $2,500 supreme scholarship goes to Kaylee Lewis of Chillicothe
Local winners of the $1,500 scholarships include:
- Sydney Baxter of Chillicothe
- Kendra Betz of Trenton
- Jacey Cook of Hamilton
- Dustin Lane Davies of Dawn
- Megan Edwards of Salisbury
- Kathryn Grant of Carrollton
- Marguerite Pfaff of Chillicothe
- Graydee P. Rains of Gallatin
- Nicholas Rhodes of Brookfield
The scholarships are funded through the generosity of Youth in Agriculture sponsors and buyers of the livestock sold during the annual Sale of Champions at the State Fair. The applicants for the scholarships must have participated in the State Fair. The winners will be recognized April 26, during the annual State FFA Convention in Columbia.