4-H Awards, Trips, and Recognition
All 4-H Award information has been updated to better help 4-H members and their families understand the process and opportunities available for awards, trips, and recognition. Pay close attention to the varied deadlines and interview dates for these applications.
Awards and Recognition
Meritorious Service and Friend of 4-H Nomination fillable– Typically Adults, due October 15
2021 Spirit of 4-H Awards All ages – Spark/Quality Program/Youth-Adult Partnership -, due Nov 1
2021 Clover Award Application – 3rd grade and up, due Oct 15
2021 Cloverbud Award Application – 2nd grade only, due Oct 15
2021 4-H Project Award – Junior Level – 6th & 7th gr, due Oct 1 with interviews on Oct 21
2021 4-H Project Award – Intermediate and Senior Levels– 8th gr & up, due Oct 1; interviews on Oct 21
Countywide 4-H Record Book Competition: Sheets and Judging Rubric – Books nominated by club leaders only! Books must be submitted to Extension by Nov 1
Secretary, Reporter, and Treasurer Recognition: Sheets and Judging Rubrics – Self-nomination process. A binder of records and work kept by each officer can be submitted to Extension by Nov 1;
Club Level Community Builder Award -To be considered for club-level Community Builder Awards clubs must submit a compilation of the results of their service completed throughout the year. Clubs can choose to use their own format or may use/review the Community Builder Form as a guide. Clubs earn cash for their service and the opportunity to hold the Annual Community Builder Traveling Trophy! Due to Extension by Nov 1
Trips/Experiences – Use the 2021 Portfolio Instructions including Cover Letter and Resume and 2021 Portfolio – Reference Form to apply for the following.
WI 4-H & Youth Conference Scholarship – grades 7 – 10 – Interviews Oct 21
National 4-H Conference Scholarship– grades 10-12 -Interviews Oct 21
American Spirit Scholarship – grades 8 -10 – Interviews Oct 21
Citizenship-Washington Focus Scholarship – grades 10 -12 – Interviews Oct 21
National 4-H Congress – grades 11-12, due October 1 – Interviews Oct 21
Wisconsin 4-H Key Award – grades 11-12, due October 1 – Interviews Oct 21
2021 Portfolio Instructions including Cover Letter and Resume to be submitted for Project Award, Key Award and Trip Applications
2021 Portfolio – Reference Form – to be included with Project Award, Key Award, and Trip Applications
All applications/portfolios should be returned to the Extension Office 5 University Drive, Sheboygan, WI 53081 by October 1.
Additional Applications and Forms
- Member & Project Grant Applications
- Scholarship Applications
- Record Books & Officer Record Forms
- State of Wisconsin General Accident Report
- Suggestions or Concerns “Care to Share Form”
Contact 4-H Youth Development for more information.
Phone: (920) 459-5903