Patterson receives 4-H Congress Scholarship

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Berryville High School senior Georgia Belle Patterson has won a 2018 4-H Congress Scholarship.

She said she qualified for the scholarship after being named a 2018 Advanced 4-H Record Book Winner by the Arkansas State 4-H Office in April and learned she would receive the scholarship in October. She said the exact amount of the scholarship has not been mentioned yet.

“It’s a very high honor,” Patterson said. “I’m very excited.”

She said she plans to attend College of the Ozarks in Point Lookout, Mo., and major in agriculture.

As a 4-H Record Book Winner, Patterson will also be attending the National 4-H Congress in Atlanta from Friday, Nov. 23, through Tuesday, Nov. 27. She said she is looking forward to the trip, which will include team-building activities, developing leadership skills and tours around Atlanta.

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