Applications accepted for Phyllis Nelson Memorial Livestock Scholarship

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

The Mercer County Youth Livestock Auction Committee will be awarding the 2019 Phyllis Nelson Memorial Livestock Scholarship.  Scholarships in the amount of $250 will be awarded to a High School Senior or Freshman in college.  The student must be a current Mercer County 4-H Member and must be a livestock exhibitor.  Completed applications are due by June 15, 2019 to Katie Laleman, 16754 E 1600 Street, Geneseo, IL 61254 or by email  To request an application contact Katie at (309) 337-1348 or email  The scholarship recipient will be announced at the 2019 Mercer County Youth Livestock Auction on Friday, July 12 at the Mercer County Fair.