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Awards/Recognition

Awards & Recognition

Record Books

4-Her’s need to turn in their project books at the end of their 4-H year. Their projects will then be evaluated and awarded either a Blue, Red, or White Ribbon for club work and they will earn a project pin if awarded Blue. Each project book needs to meet the criteria as listed on the Score Sheet and include a Project Report, Project Story, and Project Pictures. Below you can find the Score Sheet and the Project Reports.

Record Book Score Sheet:                   Project Reports:

Cloverbud PDF                                             Clover Bud Summary

Junior PDF                                                    Junior Project Report PDF Form

Intermediate PDF                                          Intermediate Project Report PDF Form

PDF                                                               Senior Project Report PDF Form

 

Standards of Excellence

Standards of Excellence is awards to all ages in different levels. Cloverbuds can receive a Clover Award, Juniors can receive Bronze, Silver, or Gold Clover Awards, Intermediates and Seniors can receive Bronze, Silver, Gold, or Emerald Clover Awards. The award application highlights a individuals 4-H year and all they have done and achieved. Awards winners are recognized with a certificate and a medal for their outstanding achievements. Below you can find award applications and guidelines for all age groups to apply for Performance Standards Clover Awards.. When completing the form please make sure to attached all required documents for award level applying for.

Clubs can also apply for Performance Standards Clover Awards.

Performance Standards Applications
  • Member Performance Standards for All Divisions PDF (Guidelines)
  • Cloverbud Standards Application: Word or PDF
  • Junior Standards Application: Word or PDF
  • Intermediate Standards Application: Word or PDF
  • Senior Standards Application: Word or PDF
  • Club Standards Application: PDF

Intermediates may have to submit Building my 4-H Portfolio

Senior Award and Scholarship Portfolio

Completing an Awards Portfolio will allow you to compete for national awards trips and scholarships. The process will improve your skills of marketing yourself. You will complete an application, create a resume, write a narrative about yourself, and submit the information as a packet to be eligible for an interview. You can also take advantage of this What Are My Skills  publications to help you complete the system. Your county 4-H agent is your most valuable resource to make sure you are prepared to submit the best portfolio you can. It is also highly recommended to view the Portfolio Power Point to help walk you through the process.

Awards Trip Portfolio

A complete National Awards Trip Application must contain the following:

  • Awards Trip Cover Page: PDF | WORD
  • Senior Portfolio: PDF | WORD
    • For proper formatting and input into our online platform please follow the examples provided in this PDF.
  • 2 page Resume
  • 2-3 page Narrative Statement
  • 2 reference forms, one from your county agent and one from a school counselor, academic adviser, instructor, or employer PDF WORD
Scholarship Portfolio

A complete Scholarship Portfolio Application must contain the following:

  • Scholarship Cover Page: PDF | WORD
  • Senior Portfolio: PDF |  WORD
    • For proper formatting and input into our online platform please follow the examples provided in this PDF.
  • 1 page Resume
  • 2-3 page Narrative Statement
  • 2 reference forms, one from your county agent and one from a school counselor, academic adviser, instructor, or employer PDF WORD
  • A transcript of high school/college grades (can be unofficial)
  • Statement of Financial Need **only required for scholarships based on financial need** PDFWORD
  • The Dallas C. Osborne and Horseman of the Year Scholarship requires further information, please see this handout for more details.
Use the following check lists to make sure you have completed all requirements of the application.

All Applications must be submitted to the State 4-H Headquarters no later than 4:00 p.m. on  June 1 (or the first working day of June). No late applications will be accepted. Check for earlier deadlines in your county.

For more information visit http://florida4h.org/youth_/awards-and-recognition/portfolio/

 

Community Pride

Check out this opportunity for Community 4-H Clubs at the State Level Awards and recognition at http://florida4h.org/youth_/awards-and-recognition/group-opportunities/community-pride-awards/

 

Scholarships

There are many scholarship opportunities for our Senior 4-Hers, check them out at http://florida4h.org/youth_/awards-and-recognition/scholarship/

 

 

 

 

 

 

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