"Passport to Excellence"
November 27 - December 1, 2015
This is an merit based trip awarded to the top 4-H members in each state. Arizona 4-H members submit their Record Books to the State 4-H office to be judged and a delegation chosen. The delegation gathers with top 4-H members from around the country in Atlanta Georgia for National 4-H Congress. Tour the area, meet with national 4-H sponsors and in general have a great time. National Congress offers interactive leadership experience through quality educational and cross cultural experiences. There are seminars, discussion groups and a service learning experience, which bring home ideas that you can implement into your 4-H club and community.
Arizona 4-H delegates for the 2015 National 4-H Congress will be chosen based upon their 4-H accomplishments as documented in their Arizona 4-H Member and Project Records. The selection committee will review the submitted records and will notify the applicants of the outcome.
Submit your Application Cover Sheet and record books (2012- 2015) to your 4-H Agent at your local extension office. Contact your county 4-H office for their deadline to submit the Application Cover sheet and your record books. Remember your application needs to be signed by your 4-H Agent/faculty reviewer.
You will be responsible for some of the costs to attend 2015 National 4-H Congress. Here is the Estimated Cost per Person from last year, 2014.