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how to

Apply

We will be accepting applications for the 2021/2022 year starting April 1. Until then, follow us on all of our social media accounts so you can be updated on our latest updates and announcements! 

eligibility

The role of a 4-H Water Ambassador requires youth who are dedicated, mature, dependable and have a genuine interest in water and natural resources. To be considered for selection, youth must:

 

  • Be in high school or entering high school in the 2021/2022 academic year

  • Be 14 years of age or older by August 31, 2021

  • Be a current 4-H member, or be willing to join a local 4-H club if selected 

expectations

4-H Water Ambassadors accept the responsibility of educating youth and adults in their communities and beyond. They commit to advancing their water knowledge throughout a 12-month term of service. Those selected are expected to:

  • Participate in the summer Tier I 4-H2O Leadership Academy

  • Commit to a minimum of 40 hours of education and service annually

  • Notify and meet with his/her county extension agent regarding the new leadership role

  • Report activities regularly and maintain contact with the 4-H2O Program Coordinator

  • Pay the $250 program participation fee

important dates and deadlines

April 1, 2021 - Applications open

May 15, 2021 - Application close

June 1, 2021 - Applicant notified of acceptance status

June 15, 2021 - $250 participation fee due

June 27-July 1 - 4-H2O Leadership Academy (tour)

how to apply

1. Download and review Application Instructions

2. Submit online application at http://fs4.formsite.com/state4h/water/index.html