College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

The Marlin K. Hoff Scholarship

Sponsor: Maryland State Fair  |  Application Deadline: July 1, 2017

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Scholarship Description

Marlin Hoff Scholarship
The Marlin Hoff Scholarship is offered to Maryland youth who have carried a dairy project and are enrolled in a four-year college.  The Maryland State Fair will sponsor this fairly new scholarship worth $2,000.  The recipient will be selected on the basis of involvement in the dairy industry, academic performance, leadership qualities, future goals, and financial need.

This scholarship is available to all Maryland dairy youth who are currently enrolled or have been enrolled in the dairy project either through 4-H, FFA, or breed organizations.  Students must be pursuing a four-year degree at the college of their choice.  This scholarship is available to entering freshman through entering seniors.  The applicant is eligible to win this scholarship one time only.  This scholarship is awarded during the Maryland Holstein Futurity.

 2017 Marlin Hoff Scholarship - Must be postmarked July 1st, 2017

If additional information is needed please call the State Fair Office at 410-252-0200 ext 231 or email us at Completed applications must be postmarked by July 1, 2017. Proof of enrollment to an accredited four-year college or university must be presented to the Maryland State Fair (P.O. Box 188, Timonium, MD 21094-0188) to collect on the award.

Individuals may apply for both the Maryland State Fair Scholarship and The Marlin K. Hoff Scholarship; however, individuals may not be recipients of both scholarships. Recipients must be a participant in the 2017 Maryland State Fair.  Recipients of the Maryland State Fair Scholarship and the Marlin K. Hoff Scholarship will be recognized during the Maryland State Fair at a special awards ceremony.


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