State 4-H Congress

Save the date for the 75th VIRTUAL State Congress
June 3–4, 2021

University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo.

Missouri 4-H State Congress 75th Anniversary logo

Congress is designed for Missouri 4-Her’s ages 14–19. The Missouri State 4-H Council plans and implements the event that is normally held on the University of Missouri campus.

Join us and enjoy:

  • Networking with 4-H’ers from all around Missouri
  • Career preparedness workshops.
  • Keynote speaker: Kent Julian
  • Special presentation: “Draw Your Future with Agilities”
  • Recognition of our 2020–2021 State 4-H Council members
  • Election of our 2021–2022 State 4-H Executive Officers
  • Installation of our 2021–2022 State 4-H Council members

Registration

  • Opens March 1, 2021 and closes April 15 in 4-H Online
  • $50 registration fee
  • Must be at least 14 years of age before Jan. 1, 2021

Scholarships are available. See details below and apply before Feb. 20, 2021.

State 4-H Congress Registration Book (PDF)


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    Registration

    • Cost: $50
    • You can find registration information and register for State Congress through your 4-H Online profile.
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    Opportunity Scholarships

    A limited number of Opportunity Scholarships will be available for State 4‑H Congress in 2021. Each scholarship is $25. The balance of $25 is to be paid by the individual or local contributions. Opportunity 4-H Scholarship recipients are selected by the State 4-H Faculty from applications submitted by 4-H Youth Specialists.

    Download the scholarship form, complete it, and return it to your local 4-H Extension Office for a signature by Feb. 19. The 4-H Staff member will forward it to the state office by Feb. 22.

    The 4-H Extension Offices will be notified of the recipients by Feb. 26 and they will contact the recipients. The scholarship will be added to 4-H Online so that it may be accepted during the registration process, which will open March 1.

    If a member has qualified for a Level 2 Scholarship they are not eligible for the Opportunity Scholarship.

    Scholarship Form

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    Qualifications of delegates

    All delegates must be 14 years of age before January 1 of current program year. Eligible members may attend more than one State Congress, unless prohibited by local county policy.

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    Candidates for Missouri State 4-H Executive Council

    4-H'ers ages 14-18 can vote using your 4-H Online account from May 27 through June 3 at 5 PM by using the event titled State 4-H Council Elections. If you do not have a 4-H Online account to vote, please contact [email protected].

    Presidential candidates

    Braden Constant
    Braden Constant
    View campaign speech

    Ethan Vanderwert
    Ethan Vanderwert
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    Vice Presidential candidates

    Michael Dieckmann
    Michael Dieckmann
    View campaign speech

    Secretary candidates

    Ada Tucker
    Ada Tucker
    View campaign speech

    Treasurer candidates

    Anna Loucks
    Anna Loucks
    View campaign speech - Coming soon

    Outreach Coordinator candidates

    Caroline Mayes
    Caroline Mayes
    View campaign speech

Register at 4-H Online

Chaperoning info (PDF)


Congress sponsors:

Missouri 4-H Foundation
Association of Missouri Electric cooperatives.

Association of Missouri Electric Cooperatives

Missouri Corn Growers Association.
Axiom Strategies.

DeBruceLogo Foundation.
Draw your future with Agilities.
Rocket.

Individual sponsors:

Aaron and Erica Baker Justin and Marty (Hoffmeister) Orris