UNION — The Blueberry Ambassadorship Committee is extending the application deadline to Aug. 14 for the Blueberry Ambassador, previously known as the Maine Wild Blueberry Queen.

All candidates should have an interest in Maine’s blueberry industry, must be a resident of the State of Maine between the ages of 17 and 22, and be a high school graduate. Responsibilities of the Ambassador include appearances throughout the State, representing the wild blueberry industry and the Union Fair at several state events, parades and charitable events.

For more information or to apply, go to unionfair.org or contact Sharon Caron at 975-2646.