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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.



  • 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

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