April 2022- Date TBD
National 4-H Conference is the annual premiere national civic engagement opportunity for 4-H members across the country. Conference is a hands-on, working conference in which delegates participate in a variety of programs and activities. Participants have the opportunity to practice and apply in a real world setting their newly developed and refined skills.
Who can apply? Delaware 4-H’ers in good standing, currently in their sophomore or junior year of high school are encouraged to apply.
How do I apply? All 4-H’ers interested in applying must submit a completed application to the State 4-H Office by the deadline. A completed application includes the general information page, open-ended questions and a one-page essay. In addition to the application, applicants will be asked to participate in an interview (in person or Zoom, TBD).
When is the deadline? All applications are due to the State 4-H Office no later than Wednesday, December 15, 2021. This is a firm deadline and applications must be received by 4:00 pm on the due date in order to be considered.
Can I apply more than one time? If you have applied previously and were not accepted, you may apply again provided you still meet the eligibility requirements.
For more information about National 4-H Conference, including a sample schedule, workshop topics, and more, please visit the website:
If you have any questions, please contact your local county office or the State 4-H Office at