State Congress 2024
May 29-31, 2024
University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo.

Movin' and Groovin' with 4-H. 2024 Missouri State Congress.

Get movin’ and groovin’ with this year’s State 4-H Congress! Come to Mizzou’s campus to experience a variety of workshops, take a college tour, and connect with 4-H members from across the state!

State 4-H Congress is open to 4-H members entering high school in the fall through outgoing high school seniors. 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.
  • Sessions covering a variety of topics.
  • Keynote speaker.
  • Disco-themed dance.
  • Election of our 2024–2025 State 4-H Council.


  • Opens March 1 and closes April 15 in 4-H Online.
  • Registration will be open to youth entering grade 9 through those who have just completed grade 12.
  • Cost for the event will be $150.

State 4-H Congress Registration Book (PDF)

Opportunity scholarships

Opportunity scholarships are available to help offset the cost of attending State 4-H Congress.

Steps in the scholarship process:

  1. Download and complete this application (PDF).
  2. Return the completed application no later than March 15th.


Interested in chaperoning? Register through your 4-H Online volunteer profile! Contact your local 4-H staff for more information.

Chaperoning info (PDF)

Candidates for Missouri State 4-H Executive Council

For information on the Candidates and Election details, please see the State 4-H Council page.

Register at 4-H Online

Congress sponsors

Missouri 4-H Foundation logo

Support for Missouri 4-H State Congress is provided by the Missouri 4-H Foundation in partnership with:

  • The Association of Missouri Electric Cooperatives
  • Mary Davis
  • Dr. Robert E. “Bud” Hertzog
  • The Martz Family
  • Miller Family Foundation
  • Missouri Pork Association
  • Dr. Marla J. Tobin
  • The Turner Family
  • Missouri Corn Growers Association
  • Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council
  • Invenergy