NEW PHILADELPHIA -- The Tuscarawas County Junior Fair Dairy Committee is accepting applications for its scholarship to be awarded in November.

Applicants must be a Tuscarawas County resident enrolled in a 4-H dairy project, must have completed a dairy project for a minimum of five years, and must provide proof of acceptance to a trade school, college or university. In addition, all applicants must be in a good academic standing, provide a copy of a transcript, and submit two letters of recommendation.

Scholarship applications are available by calling the Tuscarawas County Extension Office at 330-339-2337 or online at Applications are to be returned no later than Nov. 9 to the Tuscarawas County office of Ohio State University Extension, 419 16th St. SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

The scholarship will be awarded at the annual banquet on Nov. 19 at the Dutch Valley Restaurant.