4-H State Programs
Arizona 4-H State Dog Show
The State 4-H Dog Show is an opportunity to showcase you and your dog in areas of showmanship, knowledge, and creativity. Are you and your furry friend ready for a day of fun competitions in Tucson?
February 8th, 2020
University of Arizona Campus Agricultural Center - Tucson, AZ
AZ 4-H Family and Consumer Science Competitions
4‑H healthy living programs focus on nutrition, decreasing childhood obesity, bullying prevention, health and fitness, safety, stress management, and food science. [name] are a chance for 4-H members across the state of Arizona to put the words “health to better living” into practice. Contests range from knowledge contests on nutrition, personal appearance, health, physical exercise to public speaking and showcasing sewing skills. The contest types are diverse but all are focused on youth learn about how they present and prepare themselves in diverse settings, while focusing on food, health, nutrition, and appearance.
J.O.L.T. is an Arizona Teen Leadership Camp, designed by teens for teens. At J.O.L.T. our mission is “to create an environment where Arizona teens can learn how to empower personal leadership, hone in on creativity, and encourage positive social change in their own community by upholding the tradition of making the best better.”
AZ 4-H Summit
AZ 4-H Summit is a youth conference focused on campus experience, career exploration, and community engagement. Summit made its debut this past summer of 2019 after over twenty years without a statewide event at the University of Arizona campus.
Save the date for Summit 2020, next summer May 30th - June 4th.
Arizona 4-H Shooting Sports Education Program
The purpose of the Arizona 4-H Shooting Sports Education Program is to promote positive youth development through the safe and responsible use of archery equipment and firearms. Education is the foundation of this 4-H Program and is at the heart of teaching youth safe practices while handling firearms. The 4-H Shooting sports strive to also bring recreation element by working with families to develop a passion for the sporting traditions of archery and marksmanship. The most visible aspect of the shooting sports program, but not the most important is the aspect of competitions which allows youth to exhibit their skills, develop goals, and engage in a social environment where they can interact with other youth and caring adults.
State 4-H Horse Show
This event is held once a year. You must qualify at the county level in order to participate in the State 4-H Horse Show. We hope this will be an exciting, positive and memorable opportunity for you. If you qualify, your local county agent will send you information about registration and deadlines.
4-H Youth Foundation Scholarships
Each year, the Arizona 4-H Youth Foundation (link is external) provides thousands of dollars in college scholarships to 4-H members and alumni. These scholarships provide relief from the ever-growing cost of a higher education. Contact your county office for the deadline to turn in your Scholarship Application to the Aizona 4-H Youth Foundation office.
Arizona Statewide 4-H Camp
University of Arizona Collegiate 4-H
Join us for our meetings
We are dedicated to promoting leadership through hands-on activities and social interaction. Our main goal is to provide a sense of identity on campus, increase personal development skills, and offer students an opportunity to enrich their lives through volunteerism. We offer many opportunities to volunteer and further better themselves for a bright and successful future!
Who can join?
UA students, we are more than happy to have ANYONE join! No previous 4-H, FFA, or agriculture back ground or experience necessary!
When and Where do we meet?
Meetings are held every two weeks, usually evenings, there are no set in stone meetings. We will schedule meetings based on the students and what is going on like exams and such. Meetings are held in the Forbes Building.
If you are interested in The University of Arizona Collegiate 4-H Club, please contact Nick Morris email@example.com