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Application submission for the 2018 Bill Hahn Memorial Scholarship has concluded. Please come back here for more information about the 2019 process in January 2019.

The Armada Agricultural Society sponsors the Bill Hahn Memorial Scholarship in memory of former president and longtime board member, Bill Hahn. The scholarship will be awarded yearly to two high school graduating seniors. The applicant must have been a volunteer, employee, open class exhibitor or Youth Organizations exhibitor at the Armada Fair to apply. This would include Miss Armada and her court. Applications must be postmarked no later than April 15th and may be mailed to the Armada Agricultural Society, P.O. Box 507, Armada, MI 48005 or dropped off at the Armada Fair Office during normal business hours.


other scholarships

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Potential scholarship opportunities for those who have been active fair and show exhibitors.


previous BILL HAHN scholarship recipients


2017 Michigan State Fair Gold Ribbon Scholarship Program

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Applications Due | August 18, 2017

  • Applications for Michigan State Fair Scholarships are extended for the Armada Fair until August 18, 2017. 
  • You do not need to win a Golden Ribbon to enter and apply for a scholarship.
  • If you are a Golden Ribbon winner, you do not need to pay the youth entry fee. 
  • Six projects, up to ten, allows you to get the most points on the scholarship application.
  • If you can not enter your Golden Ribbon item into the State Fair this year, you may enter it the following year, with the possibility of paying an entry fee.
  • See the links attached for further information. 

In 2013, the Michigan State Fair, A Private Entity LLC revived the Gold Ribbon Program and also initiated a new Agricultural Urban/Rural Youth Scholarship Program.  This program recognizes young people who are making a difference in our cities, towns and villages by clearing, planting and harvesting garden space for their families and neighborhoods. We are pleased to announce that for 2017, the Michigan State Fair is awarding $40,000 to these outstanding Youth.

In 2013, the Michigan State Fair, A Private Entity LLC revived the Gold Ribbon Program and also initiated a new Agricultural Urban/Rural Youth Scholarship Program.  This program recognizes young people who are making a difference in our cities, towns and villages by clearing, planting and harvesting garden space for their families and neighborhoods. We are pleased to announce that for 2017, the Michigan State Fair is awarding $40,000 to these outstanding Youth.