4-H Achievement Applications are due to the Marion County Extension Office by Friday, September 29th, 2017.

Information on the program can be found at: http://4-h.ca.uky.edu/content/kentucky-4-h-achievement-0

Achievement Application

Achievement Application Dos and Don'ts

Achievement Application EXAMPLE

Achievement Application Score Sheet

Marion County 4-H Achievement Applications are due to the Extension Office by September 29th.

PLEASE call the Extension Office to make an appointment before that date if you need help.  

If you would like a copy of the Achievement Application in a word document please email Rebecca at becca.hill@uky.edu.

4-H Achievement Program Overview

Clover Level I

  • County Chooses Award Level
    • Minimum 6th Grade – Achieve 25 pts.
    • Receives Certificate at Teen Summit

Clover Level II

  • County Chooses Award Level
    • Minimum 7th Grade – Achieve 50 pts.
    • Receives certificate at Teen Summit

Clover Level III

  • County Chooses Award Level
    • Minimum 8th Grade – Achieve 100 pts.
    • Receives certificate at Teen Summit
    • Can apply for Bronze Achievement Award

Clover Level IV

  • Minimum 9th Grade – Achieve 150 pts.
  • Can apply for Silver Achievement  Award

Clover Level V

  • Minimum 10th grade – Achieve 200 pts.
  • Can apply for Gold Achievement Award

Bronze

  • Minimum 8th grade and earned level 3
  • Each District submits 15 applications
  • 105 applications submitted to KY 4H Office and 105 bronze level applications will be selected and awarded 33.3% Scholarship to Teen Conference

Silver

  • Minimum 9th Grade and earned level 4
  • Each District submits 15 applications (105 silver level total applications submitted to KY 4H Office)
  • 60 Applications will be selected and awarded 66.6%  scholarship each to Teen Conference

Gold

  • Minimum of 10th Grade and earned level 5
  • Each District Submits 10 applications (70 total gold level applications submitted to KY 4H Office)
  • 30 applications will be selected and awarded 100% scholarship each to Teen Conference that year only
    • Those 30 applicants will also receive an $800 Scholarship to Congress that year only
    • Gold applicants will be interviewed for Top Ten Gold Achievement
    • All Gold applicants will be interviewed on Saturday, March 8, 2014 from 10am-2pm EST at the University of Kentucky Student Center.

Gold Top Ten

  • Complete cover letter, resume, and power point presentation
  • Top Ten Gold Achievement will have second interview during Teen Conference for Emerald Achievement

Emerald

  • Top four Gold candidates selected
    •  $1000 Scholarship to National Conference, Washington D.C.
    •  $1000 College Scholarship