A $1,000 scholarship has been awarded to a Washington County 4-H member. Ryan Schneider of Riverside. He has received the Orscheln 4-H Scholarship sponsored by the Orscheln Farm and Home Supply Co., Inc. Mitchell Hoyer, with ISU Extension 4-H Youth Development says the scholarship is limited to 4-H members who live in the area of the Orchleln stores in Iowa.
Schneider, a nine-year member of 4-H, is the son of Patrick and Cindy Schneider. He has been involved in the beef and consumer management project areas and has received project awards in photography, working exhibits and swine showmanship. A graduate of Highland High School, Schneider plans to attend Iowa State University to major in agronomy.