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4-H Online Volunteer and Youth Enrollment

  • Online Enrollment 
    • 4HOnline 2.0
    • Youth
      • Instructions for enrolling in 4-H online as a returning youth member - PDF
      • Instructions for enrolling in 4-H online as a New youth member i- PDF
    • Adult
      • Instructions for enrolling in 4-H online as a returning adult volunteer  PDF        
      • Instructions for enrolling in 4-H online as a New Adult volunteer PDF
  • Paper Enrollment
    • Youth
      • English Enrollment form - PDF 
      • Spanish Enrollment form- PDF
      • Health Form - PDF
    • Adult
      • Returning volunteer enrollment form PDF

Friday 4-H Nugget

4-H Handbook - PDF

2021 4-H Schedule Calendar

4-H FairEntry - Video Instructions or Paper Instructions


4-H Opportunities

 Fair Board Apprenticeship Application

10-Year Member Information 

  • Check to see if your name is on the PDF. If your name is not listed, and you believe you are a 10-year member, contact the office at 574-533-0554.


  • Performing Arts (Virtual)


  • 4-H Scholarships - Due January 15!
    • Packet - PDF
    • Help Book - PDF
    • State Scholarship 4HOnline Instructions - PDF
    • Janice Gawthrop Scholarship Form - PDF
    • Friends of 4-H Scholarship - Form
    • Millie Christofeno Award Application - PDF
  • Youth Awards - Due June 1!
    • Spirit Awards: Form
    • Health Awards: Form
    • Leadership Awards: Form
    • Stewardship Awards: Form
    • Horizon & I Dare You Awards: Form



4-H Volunteers


Youth Safety and Reporting Child Abuse 

4-H Project Resource Volunteers Link

Club Forms 

Fair Competitions 

  • Container Garden Contest - PDF
  • Scarecrow Contest - PDF

Fundraising Events 

Purdue Extension Events 

Leader Resources 


4-H Animals


Livestock Update Newsletter

4-H Showcase Calendar - Coming Soon!

Premises ID

  • All 4-H livestock youth are required to obtain a premises ID from the Indiana State Board of Animal Health (BOAH).
  • Visit BOAH's FAQ page for more details.
  • Obtain a Premises ID from BOAH by visiting their website HERE.

Animal ID: 4HOnline

All Animal ID information will be posted shortly. All animal ID information will need to be completed via 4-HOnline by May 15, 2021

  • In order for your animal to be eligible to show at the Elkhart County 4-H fair and/or the Indiana State Fair, your animal needs to be identified on the 4HOnline database. 

YQCA - Youth for the Quality Care of Animals

  • All 4-H members enrolled these livestock projects: Beef, Dairy, Dairy Feeder, Goats, Lambs, Poultry, Rabbits, and Swine will need to participate in the YQCA program in order to be able to show at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair and/or the Indiana State Fair. The completion deadline is May 15, 2021. To sign up go to and use your 4HOnline information. 

  • YQCA 2021 Schedule  

  • YQCA 2021 Family Letter

Jr. Livestock Advisory Board

Vaccination Forms

Lease Forms


Elkhart County 4-H Fair 


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