Indiana 4-H Volunteer Awards of Excellence

The Indiana 4‐H Volunteer Awards of Excellence recognize Youth and Adult 4‐H Volunteers who have demonstrated exemplary service to 4‐H within certain award categories. Any Youth or Adult    4‐H Volunteer who is currently active in the Indiana 4‐H Youth Development Program may be nominated for these awards.

Indiana 4‐H will recognize a Youth and an Adult 4‐H Volunteer in each of five award categories. These five categories include Excellence in 4‐H: (1) Club Programming; (2) Science Programming; (3) Healthy Living Programming; (4) Civic Engagement/Leadership Programming; and (5) Animal Science Programming. Additionally, a team award will be presented to a group of Youth and Adult  4‐H Volunteers who have demonstrated “Excellence in Youth and Adult Partnerships.”

Nomination deadline is August 15, 2021.

Katie LaReau poses with Civic Engagement Programming Award
Katie LaReau, Hamilton County, 2019 Excellence in 4-H Civic Engagement Programming Award


4-H Club members from Jay County pose with Excellence in Youth and Adult Partnerships Award
Cindy Murphy, Bretton Basford, Justice Murphy, Makinsey Murphy, and Raven Dale, Penn Husky Hoosier Hotshots 4-H Club (Jay County), Excellence in Youth and Adult Partnerships Award