Find Information and Application Materials related to Older Youth Opportunities Below: 

Teen Opportunities Brochure  Teen Opportunities Wheel

Teen Opportunities Requirements & Deadlines 

Jackson County 4-H Teen Opportunities

2023 Camp Counselor Application (due Wednesday, February 1st):
Link to Online Application @

2023 Camp Ambassador Application (CLICK HERE)(due Wednesday, February 1st)

2023 Junior Fairboard Application (due Wednesday, February 1st):
Link to Online Application @

Sign Up for a JFB Interview Time Slot Here

2023 Youth Representative Application (due Wednesday, February 1st):
Link to Online Application @

2023 Junior Leaders Club Application (due Wednesday, February 1st):
Interested in Joining? Just show up to a meeting! Fill out the interest form @


NEW in 2023! We need your help!

Interested in helping with Jackson County CARTEENS programs in 2023? Please email Maddie at for more information. The first CARTEENS session is January 3rd, 2023. Jackson County CARTEENS Teen Leaders are elligible for state and national carteens awards. 

Trips & Other Jackson County Teen Opportunties

4-H OSU Career/College Exploration Day - Thursday, November 17, 2022




Ohio 4-H FAFSA Workshop - January 12, 2023, from 6-7 p.m.

  • The event will highlight the benefits of the FAFSA for individuals seeking post-secondary education opportunities beyond the two- and four-year college pathways.

  • The virtual event is scheduled for January 12, 2023, from 6-7 p.m. Registration available here:



Ohio Fair Managers Association (OFMA) Conference - Saturday, January 14th, 2023



Making eXtreme Camp Counselors (MXC) - February 25-26, 2023MXC Flyer



2023 Ohio 4-H Conference / 4-H Teen Recognition Luncheon - Saturday, March 11, 2023



2023 4-H Urban Immersion Project - September 21-24, 2023

  • The 4-H Urban Immersion Project (UIP) is an Ohio 4-H initiative that combines cross-cultural learning, teamwork and service learning in the urban environment of Washington, DC.  This year marks the 10th anniversary of the UIP Experience! 4-H teens ages 15-18 and still in High School are eligible for this 4-day service-learning experience that will build skills and abilities to prepare youth for success in a diverse workplace as well as build cultural understanding of those who are different.  This experience will not be about shopping or sightseeing, although we will visit some monuments and historic sites. The cost of the experience is $180.  Limited scholarship funds are also available.  All teen applicants will be contacted to complete an additional phone interview before selection.

  • Registrations due August 7th, 2023 (2023 4-H Urban Immersion Project Application)

  • Cost: $180.00 (Scholarships might be available - please reach out for more information). 


Jackson County 4-H Scholarship Applications: Due March 1st 

2023 Jackson County 4-H Achievement Award Form:

DOWNLOAD Combined Files: PDF | PDF (Fillable)

DOWNLOAD Cover Sheets & Forms: DOC

DOWNLOAD Achievement Record: DOC

Includes: Ohio Valley Bank 4-H Scholarship, 4-H Advisory Council Scholarship, Janie Hatfield 4-H Scholarship and Brent Jenkins Memorial 4-H Scholarship, Jackson County Livestock Scholarship Program, & Jackson County 4-H Horse Committee Scholarship. 

Need help figuring out what to include? Check out these Achievement Form Section Suggestions and view a Sample Winning Achievement Record here!



Ohio 4-H Scholarship Applications: Due February 15th 

Ohio 4-H Scholarships Information

Ohio 4-H Scholarships Descriptions

Applications due by February 15, 2023 (Click Here for Application)

*Do not have to be an OSU student to apply. Select "Other" when applying if attending a different University*



Other Scholarship Applications

Ohio State Fair Scholarships Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarships
The Scioto Foundation

Ohio 4-H Scholarships Information

Ohio Soybean Council Foundation

Foundation for Appalachian Ohio Scholarships

Targeting Excellence in Agriculture "Invest in Our Youth" 4-H & FFA Scholarship


Graduating Seniors! Order your 4-H Graduation Chords by April 1st!

Visit to order! 

Any Jackson County 4-H graduating senior who has completed at least 4 years in the 4-H program are eligible for a FREE 4-H graduation chord to wear at their school’s graduation ceremony.

Youth who order a graduation chord will also be featured on our social media pages and in the newsletter!

State Achievement Records: Due February 1st

Jackson County 4-H Achievement Award Form 

DOWNLOAD Combined Files: PDF | PDF (Fillable)

DOWNLOAD Cover Sheets & Forms: DOC

DOWNLOAD Achievement Record: DOC

Need help figuring out what to include? Check out these Achievement Form Section Suggestions and view a Sample Winning Achievement Record here!

State 4-H Teen Opportunities

Ohio 4-H Conference ~ Saturday, March 11th, 2023

Registrations Due February 1st to the Extension Office

2023 Ohio 4-H Conference Registration Info 

Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Council

Individuals must be 14-18 as of January 1 of the year of application to apply for council member, committee member, committee chair, and officer positions. Junior Advisor applicants must be 18-20 years old (as of January 1) when they apply. Applications are due the Friday following the conclusion of the Ohio State Fair. More information & applications can be found on the Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Council's webpage

4-H Event Youth Assistants (4HEYA)

4-H members who are 13-18 years old as of January 1, 2022 and have previously completed at least one year of 4-H are encouraged to apply. More information and applications can be found at

4-H Health HEROES: A Healthy Living Teen Advocates Program

Youth in grades 9 through 12 are encouraged to apply. Application is due Sunday, September 11th, 2022 by 11:59 pm. More information & applications can be found at

Ohio State Fair Junior Fair BoardOSF JFB Flyer

To apply for this two-year termed opportunity, members need to complete the online application on the Ohio State Fair website starting January 1, 2023:

Applications are due March 1, 2023.

Ohio 4-H Foundation Board Youth Representative 

The Ohio 4-H Foundation is looking for strong leaders between the age of 14-18 as of January 1 to be the next Ohio 4-H Foundation's Youth Representatives. This special leadership opportunity requires 3 face to face (Zoom as needed) meetings a year. The two-year term runs January 1, 2023 – December 31, 2024. More information can be found here. 

Link to Apply:

The submission deadline is December 14th, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.

Don't forget about the many State Camping and Camp Counseling Opportunities for Teens! Check them out on the 4-H Camps page!

National 4-H Teen Opportunities

National Youth Summits

Apply by completing the 2023 Ohio 4-H Achievement Record. 

Citizenship Washington Focus

Apply by completing the 2023 Ohio 4-H Achievement Record. 

National 4-H Conference

Apply by December 1st, 2022 at 

National 4-H Congress

Apply by completing the 2023 Ohio 4-H Achievement Record.