Youth musicians, scholarship candidates wanted.

The Ohio State Fair is seeking scholarship applicants as well as participants in the youth band and choir.

The Ohio Expositions Commission is accepting applications for its annual Ohio State Fair Scholarships. High school juniors and seniors and recent graduates can apply by March 15. More than $32,000 will be awarded to both livestock and non-livestock junior fair exhibitors. For more information, go to ohiostatefair.com/scholarships.

Meanwhile, applications for the All-Ohio State Fair Band and the All-Ohio State Fair Youth Choir are due March 31. Students in grades 9-12 are eligible to apply. Selection is based on ability as well as recommendations from band/choir directors.

These musicians arrive before the fair begins and perform daily during the event, which will be held July 26 to Aug. 6. For more information, go to aosfb.com/index.html and aosfyc.org.