The KHSAA has teamed with the Kentucky Department of Agriculture to create new college scholarship opportunities for student-athletes involved in agriculture. As part of the 2018 Whitaker Bank/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet 16® (March 14-18), the KHSAA and the Department of Agriculture will award six $1,000 scholarships to three male and three female senior student-athletes, with the honorees recognized as the 2018 Kentucky Ag Athletes of the Year. [READ MORE]
About the Kentucky Department of Agriculture
The Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) touches the lives of all Kentuckians every day through its regulatory duties, its marketing services, and its youth programs. The KDA conducts numerous programs to educate Kentucky’s youth about the importance of agriculture to the state’s economy and way of life. Visit www.kyagr.com to learn more about how the KDA affects you 365 days a year.
About the Kentucky High School Athletic Association
The Kentucky High School Athletic Association was organized in 1917 and is the agency designated by the Kentucky Department of Education to manage high school athletics in the Commonwealth. The Association is a voluntary nonprofit 501(c)3 organization made up of 279 member schools both public and private. The KHSAA sanctions 44 state championships in 13 sports and 5 sport-activities, licenses and trains over 4,000 officials, provides catastrophic insurance for its more than 70,000 member school student-athletes, as well as overseeing coaching education and sports safety programs.
Application Deadline February 26, 2018