Youth Beekeeper Scholarship Program

Purpose of the WHPA Youth Scholarship Program

  • To provide a hands-on educational opportunity for youth to learn the art of beekeeping and the importance of honey bees.
  • To provide an opportunity for youth to experience the responsibility and enjoyment that comes with apiary management.
  • To provide an opportunity for youth to engage in beekeeping from a vocational standpoint, with the potential for beekeeping to become a
  • side-line or full-time vocation.


Deadline to Apply: February 15, 2024 (EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 29, 2024!). For applicant information or learn how to become a mentor, please contact Stephanie Slater (WHPA Youth Beekeeper Scholarship Coordinator) at: or 262-215-2791 with any questions.