Rodeo Houston announced today that they will be donating $1.4 Million in educational scholarships to 70 Texas 4-H members. The scholars represent 53 different counties across the state and will attend 18 different colleges across Texas.

Each recipient will receive $20,000 for a four-year undergraduate degree. Since the rodeo's beginning in 1932 they have contributed more than $550 million to the youth of Texas.