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Wayne County 4-Hers Encouraged to Apply for 2018 National Congress and 2019 National Conference

4-H Clover

The State Office is now accepting resumes for the 2018 National 4-H Congress and 2019 National 4-H Conference. The deadline for resume submissions is May 15, 2018.

Listed below are details for each event. Please email Julie Tritz, 4-H Extension Agent, for more details.

2018 National Congress

National 4-H Congress 

National 4-H Congress is held annually in Atlanta Georgia. While at Congress, youth engage in community service, build personal development skills, experience hands-on teamwork activities and celebrate the outstanding achievements of 4H youth across the country.  

WV delegates are selected to attend Congress through a resume and interview process. 

Who can apply:
Youth delegates must be between 14 and 19 years old.

Begins Friday after Thanksgiving.

Atlanta, Georgia

Visit the National 4-H Congress Website

2019 National Conference

National 4-H Conference 

At National 4-H Conference youth work together to prepare briefings on important current topics.  These briefings are presented to federal official in Washington D.C. 4‑H youth engage in hand- on experiences that increase their knowledge of civic engagement and education resources, and skills while discussing topics affecting youth and 4‑H programming nationwide. National 4‑H Conference is specifically focused on civic engagement, civic education, and personal development.

Four (4) WV Youths are selected to attend National 4-H Conference. Delegates are selected though a resume and interview process.

Who can apply:

  • Youth delegates must be between 15 and 19 years old and current West Virginia 4-H'er.
How to apply:


  • Held annually each spring.

Visit the National 4-H Conference Website