4-H State Programs
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.
November 9-10 2019 - INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION COURSE - Tucson, AZ
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.
4-H State Dog Show
Save the Date: February 8th
What is the State 4-H 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? If so, be sure to save the date for the Arizona 4-H State Dog Show on February 8th. For more information, be sure to check out the event page here and the save the date flyer below. Registration and accommodation details will be coming soon, so be sure to check back!
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.
Arizona Statewide 4-H Camp
Are you ready for a life changing summer? Don't just go to any-old camp, come to J.O.L.T.!
J.O.L.T. is an Arizona Teen Leadership Camp, designed by teens for teens. At J.O.L.T., there is a positive environment that promotes personal development, team building and self-confidence. Our mission: “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.”
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
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.