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Through a combination of applications and interviews, four Georgia delegates will be selected to attend National 4-H Conference.

National 4-H Conference delegates who are selected and attend the conference will be Master 4-H’ers.

4-H will cover all expenses for the trip, except for transportation to and from the Atlanta Airport, meals on travel days, and one meal on Capital Hill Day.

 

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in 4-H and must be between ages 15 and 19 years old by January 1 of the conference year to compete for selection as a National 4-H Conference delegate.
  • Applicants must not have attended National 4-H Conference previously.

Project Procedure

  1. Submit applications from the 15-19 year old 4-H’ers in your county.
  2. Select applicants will be interviewed at 4-H Fall Forum. This is the only time when finalists can be interviewed.
  3. Delegates will be selected on basis of:
    • 4-H Project Work
    • 4-H leadership work
    • Leadership activities in other fields
    • Citizenship activities
    • Essay submitted with application

Application Form

The total Application should be no more than six pages including:

  • Contact Information Page
  • 2 Pages of 4-H & Leadership Activities
  • 2 to 3 Page Essay

Submitting Applications

Applications received after the deadline may not be considered.

Applications must arrive in Jason Estep’s inbox by 5:00 PM on the afternoon of the deadline in emailed electronic copy.

We are looking forward to receiving your applications.

Please send your completed application to Jason Estep at jason.estep@uga.edu.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact:

Jason Estep
323 Hoke Smith Annex
Athens, GA 30602-4356
Office: (706)542-8919
Fax: (706) 542-4373
jason.estep@uga.edu