Educational Travel Experiences/Awards/Opportunities

Want to learn beyond your county? There is something for youth starting in 6th grade and above – and even for 4-H adult leaders! From a statewide conference at UW-Madison to a trip to the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, there’s an opportunity for you!  Traveling with and meeting other 4-Hers is a wonderful Educational Experience that you do not want to miss. For more detailed information, visit WI 4-H Educational Travel Opportunities.

Need a little help with the application process? On our Resources to Help You Be Successful document we have tips for composing your cover letter and resume, a cover letter outline, a sample cover letter, a resume outline, sample resume, life skills wheel, and power verbs for resumes! Additionally, we are offering two workshops:

    • Interview and Application Writing Workshop (5th-8th graders)
      Sept. 25th, 6pm-7:30pm
      Public Agency Center (PAC), Room 1113 A/B
      Description:  Applying for an award, scholarship, volunteer position or a job? This interactive fun workshop will give youth tips and practice in preparing an application that stands out! This workshop will also cover how to interview and effectively talk in front of people about your skills and talents.
      Please RSVP here: 2019 4-H Interview & Application Workshops
    • Interview and Application Writing Workshop for (9th-12th grade)
      Sept. 26th, 6pm-8pm
      Public Agency Center (PAC), Room 1113 A/B
      Description: This workshop is designed for high school age youth that need to develop a cover letter, complete a written application and interview for awards, scholarships, jobs or volunteer opportunities. This interactive and fun workshop will review types of applications; strategies and resources to create a strong cover letter; and do’s and don’ts to make your application awesome! Workshop will cover interview techniques to compliment your application.
      Please RSVP here: 2019 4-H Interview & Application Workshops

To apply for Travel Experience Funding and/or National Leadership and Key Awards, please download the following packet:


To apply for Space Camp funding (note: you do not have to fill out the above packet if you are applying only for Space Camp funding):

Scholarship Opportunities

Fall Forum


Washington County 4-H Ambassadors

4-H Leaders Association Board of Directors



Questions or Concerns? Contact 4-H Youth Development Staff