4-H Achievement Application (Replaces Career Portfolios/Record Books)

It's that time of year again when 4-H'ers are encouraged to record achievements and learning experiences from the past 4-H year so their achievements can be recognized.  Previously this was known as Record Books or Career Portfolios.  Now it is known as 4-H Achievement Applications. These applications are due September 15, 2022.

At the State Level the 4-H Achievement Application is a standard application form used by senior 4-H'ers, age 15-18, for the selection of state award winners, including Nebraska delegates to National 4-H Congress and National 4-H Conference, as well as Nebraska 4-H Foundation scholarship award recipients. 

At the County Level these applications are available for all ages, Junior, Intermediate and Senior, and will be used to award project medallions & pins along with top achievment trophies for each age division.  Seniors will be eligible for the Fred Lockwood Outstanding Jr Leader Award. 

Completion of the 4-H Achievement Application is also an opportunity to earn Bonus Bucks.  The Awards Committee will award Bonus Bucks and Camp Scholarships (maximum $150) based on the Achievement Application.  Don’t miss this opportunity. 

There are 3 age divisions.  PDF or Word formats are available. 

County 4-H Achievement Applications are due SEPTEMBER 15, 2022 and may be submitted electronically by attaching the document to an email. Send to one of the following addresses:  sdavidson11@unl.edu   OR   bbeasterfield2@unl.edu   OR   nemaha-county@unl.edu  

CLOVER KIDS - Even Clover Kids are encouraged to participate in recording accomplishments and learning from this past year.  Clover Kids should print and fill out the Clover Kid Record Sheet (PDF, 2 pgs, 140 KB).  It is due SEPTEMBER 15, 2022.

CHARACTER COUNTS! - All youth may apply for this award by filling out the award form.  Winner receives a small plaque and his/her name is added to a plaque that hangs in the Extension Office.  This award can only be won once.

Character Counts Award Form (Fillable Form) (PDF, 2 pgs, 132 KB) - Due September 15, 2022