Orville A. Vogel Endowed Chair in Wheat Breeding and Genetics

Dr. Vogel served effectively for many years as an employee of the USDA-ARS located at Washington State University. Following his retirement he continued this dedicated service to the Wheat industry for the state of Washington with his contributions and activities in the O. A. Vogel Wheat Research Fund. During the course of his career he […]

Valley 4-H Club Leaders Scholarships

Valley 4-H Club Leaders established this fund, originally with Washington State 4-H Foundation, on May 8, 1991.  Mary Richen was the founding leader of Valley 4-H. Sometime in the 1960s Myra Meeker took over leadership, then Susan Parr became the main club leader around 1975. The first scholarships were given in 1977. Margaret Mason became […]

Woody and Joan Bernard 4-H Scholarship

Woody and Joan Bernard are long-time supporters of the Washington State 4-H Program. Woody served as President of the Washington State 4-H Foundation and serves as Chair of the Grants/Scholarships Committee for the 4-H Foundation. In 2018, their family and friends made the decision to honor their support by providing funds for a named scholarship: […]

Quann, Thomas R. 4-H Endowment

Tom Quann and his family established this fund with the Washington State 4-H Foundation on May 3, 2011. Tom has been actively involved with 4-H for many years, first as a 4-H Member in the Hartline 4-H Livestock Club from 1945-1949, then serving as the State 4-H Leaders’ Council Treasurer. He was a member of […]

Young, J. Orville and Helen/4-H Foundation Board of Trustees 4-H Endowment

The 4-H Foundation established this fund in 1988 with memorial gifts received from J. Orville Young.  Since that time, other 4-H Foundation Board members have had memorial contributions and estate gifts added to this fund, thereby creating the J. Orville Young/4-H Foundation Trustees 4-H Endowment. Award requirements: Support for 4-H members educational development including scholarships for […]