Morrill 4-H

 

4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership
with caring adults. 4-H is education for life that uses a learn-by-doing approach.

Active in all 93 counties and at 4h.unl.edu

Morrill 4-H

The Nebraska Association of Fair Managers will award a $500 scholarship to one qualifying 4-H male and a $500 scholarship to one qualifying 4-H female who are graduating seniors in the State of Nebraska and who plan to continue with post high school education.

A $250.00 award will be given to one Scotts Bluff and one Morrill County 4-Her annually in remembrance of Extension Educator Tom Holman.  

Applications are due by September 23. The recipients will be announced at the annual 4-H awards event in their respective county.  The scholarship will be paid directly to their college/university upon successful completion of their first semester.

Nebraska 4-H along with the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Department of Animal Science is offering the Nebraska 4-H Fed Steer Challenge. The Fed Steer Challenge is a new opportunity for youth and is designed to cultivate the next generation of leaders in the Nebraska cattle industry.

Make a photo ID button. Create a video or record a song. Lasercut a design into a wood plaque. Make a robot. Laminate a poster. Create a design and press it into a t-shirt. Use a computer to do embroidery. Create the world’s handiest gadget out of computer code and circuitry.

All sorts of creative or learning projects are within reach of rural small-town Nebraskans at the traveling Library Innovation Studio, also known as makerspace, at the Bridgeport Public Library beginning May 7, 2018.

4-H groups and community members were able to provide several carloads of supplies and a cash donation to a local non-profit group that provides essential items for children in the Foster Care system in Western Nebraska.

By Kelley Rice, Extension Educator and 4-H Coordinator for Panhandle Extension District

A framework is a frame or structure composed of parts fitted and joined together, according to dictionary.com. It is also a good analogy for the way the multi-faceted parts of Nebraska 4-H work together to fulfill its mission to empower youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults.