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Tessa Hobbs-Curley
Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development
University of Illinois Extension
3022 W Jackson
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309-837-3939
FAX: 309-833-3019
tessa@illinois.edu

Angel Wright
Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development
University of Illinois Extension
180 S Soangetaha Rd, Ste 108
Galesburg, IL 61401-5595
Phone: 309-342-5108
FAX: 309-342-1768
angiew@illinois.edu

Knox County 4-H

Knox County 4-H

4-H Recognition for Excellence Awards, Award Applications and 4-H Project Goal Sheets

  • 4-H Veterinary Science Award Application PDF
    This award recognizes youth that have enrolled and demonstrated mastery in the 4-H Veterinary Science project for a minimum of three years. Open to youth who are 15 to 18-years-old as of September 1, 2016 and currently enrolled in the 4-H Vet Science project. Winners will receive a $200 cash prize. Awarded once in a 4-H member’s career.

  • Alumni & Meritorious Award Listing PDF
    A historical listing of award recipients in Knox County 4-H.

  • Excell Club Award Application PDF
    Any club enrolled with their local Extension Office by August 1 of the calendar year in which they are submitting an application is eligible to apply. The application should reflect the involvement of club members and leaders working together as a team toward the accomplishment of a common goal. The activities and projects must relate to the specific award category and must be completed from September 1 of the previous year to August 31 of the year in which the application is being completed.

  • I Dare You Award Application PDF
    The I Dare You Leadership Award is given to a 4-H member/members who exemplifies personal integrity, balanced living and motivation for leadership. The Award was first offered in 1941 by William Danforth, founder of Ralston Purina Company in St. Louis, who dared young people to achieve their highest potential and to influence others through lives of service. Members must be at least 16 years of age to apply.

  • IL 4-H Award Application PDF
    Open to 4-H members’ age 15 to 18-years-old as of September 1, 2016. May apply in any of the award areas. Awarded once in a 4-H member’s career. Due to your local county Extension office.

  • IL Farm Bureau & Affiliates 4-H Premier LCP Award Application PDF
    This award recognizes youth who have excelled in demonstrating leadership, citizenship, and professionalism in the 4-H work on a local, state, and national level. Open to 4-H members 17 to 19-years-old as of December 1, 2016. Winner will receive a plaque and invitation to Premier 20 Conference. Awarded once in a 4-H member's career. Application is due to the Extension Office no later than January 3, 2017.

  • Illinois 4-H Advanced Project Plan Word

  • Illinois 4-H Club/Group Report

  • Illinois 4-H Livestock Records (RA0102) Word

  • LCP Award
    Find the application, along with contact information for the LCP award.

  • My Experience Award Application PDF
    This replaces the old Standard of Excellence.Any Illinois 4-H member may complete this application at the end of each 4-H year. Turn in this application by August 31st.

  • Overview of Recognition for Clubs PDF
    This is a guide to the new Illinois 4-H Recognition Program for 4-H clubs.

  • Overview of Recognition for Individuals PDF
    This is a guide to the new Illinois 4-H Recognition Program for 4-H members.

  • Planning for My 4-H Project Work Word

  • State 4-H Key Award Application PDF
    This award recognizes youth who have demonstrated excellence in leadership and a strong focus on community service and mentoring. Open to youth who are 16 to 18-year-olds by September 1, 2016. Winner will receive a plaque and state recognition. Awarded once in a 4-H member’s career.