Georgia Cooperative Youth Conference
July 18-22, 2016, at the Georgia FFA/FCCLA Center near Covington, GA
UGA Cooperative Extension and Georgia 4-H are pleased to once again participate with the Georgia Cooperative Council, Georgia’s Cooperatives and other sponsors in presenting this leadership development opportunity to Georgia’s youth.
Click here to apply.
The conference begins with registration at 10:00 am, Monday, and concludes after lunch on Friday.
The conference is open to youth who graduated from high school this year, or are entering the 10th, 11th or 12th grade in the fall.
To apply, follow the steps below:
Step 1- Complete the 2016 Cooperative Youth Conference Application. (Writeable PDF version is available below.)
Step 2- If you live in an area that is served by GA EMC, submitt application to local EMC Cooperative. Click here to find your local EMC.
Please call or email the Media Contact listed for your local EMC.
If you do not live in an area which is served by a GA EMC, proceed to step 3.
Step 3- If your local EMC Cooperative is unable to provide sponsorship, the Georgia Cooperative Council will have ten (10) scholarships for 4-H participants.
The application must be submitted to Jeff Buckley no later than June 16, 2015.
You may submit the applications by scan/email, fax or traditional mail.
PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO:
State 4-H Office
Hoke Smith Annex
Athens, GA 30602-4356
VERY IMPORTANT: If a youth applicant is accepted to attend this conference, please make sure they do attend or provide as much advance notice as possible that they will not be able to attend. “No-shows” have been a problem in recent years and we want to protect our reputation and relationship with the Georgia Cooperative Council by avoiding unexpected absences.