Home Economics Award
4-H Home Economics Award
The Glenn County 4-H Council annually sponsors trophies and medals for outstanding participants in the following projects:
Arts & Crafts - Baking & Bread Making - Cake & Cupcake Decorating - Clothing & Textiles - Food & Nutrition - Flower Arranging - Graphic Arts - Jr. Master Gardener - Leathercraft - Ornamental Horticulture - Photography - Quilting - Scrapbooking - Woodworking
You may apply for an award in more than one project area as long as you have enrolled and participated in that 4-H project through the program year.
- Primary Division: be 5-8 yrs old by Dec. 31, 2019 for the 2019-2020 4-H year
- Jr, Int and Senior Division: be 9-18 yrs old by Dec. 31, 2019 for the 2019-2020 4-H year
- Be currently enrolled in the Glenn County 4-H Program
- Be currently enrolled in an ABA Project (4-H Foods & Nutrition, Cooking, Sewing, etc.) and meet the “ABA requirements to exhibit at fair” to be eligible
Points are earned for participation in county 4-H events and for exhibiting in the Virtual Showcase, this year (since the County Fair was cancelled). Primary members (ages 5 -8) must have participated in 2 of the 4 events. Ten points are earned for participation (i.e., exhibiting, judging, emceeing, creating judging classes, etc.) in each county event. These county events are Fashion Revue, Food Fiesta, Arts & Creative Skills Day, ABA Judging Day, County Presentation Day or virtual presentations and the Virtual Showcase.
Of those earning 20 points or more in a project, the top 10% are eligible to receive a special medal. The top scoring person with 35 points or more in each project in Senior, Intermediate and Junior Divisions receives a medallion. Those Primary Division members who meet the requirements will receive a rosette ribbon. Awards are presented at the Star Awards Event in the Fall.
The Home Economics Application is due to the UCCE Office by Monday, July 6, 2020.