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National 4-H Congress

This five-day conference in Atlanta, Georgia, offers workshops on topics such as diversity, cultural experiences, leadership and team development. 4-H’ers can also apply to be on the leadership and design teams that develop and conduct the event.

This is a premier event for 4-H members across the country. Michigan 4-H’ers are eligible to attend this conference through MSU Extension. The five-day conference in Atlanta, Georgia, offers workshops on topics such as diversity, cultural experiences, leadership and team development. In addition to attending the conference as delegates, 4-H’ers can also apply to be on the leadership and design teams that develop and conduct the event.

 

The 2021 event will take place November 26-30. 4-H'ers ages 14-19 are invited to apply to attend through your local Michigan State University Extension Office. 

The exact cost will be determined based on the number of delegates and airfare, but will be around $1500.  Fees include registration, hotel, airfare, and most meals.  

There will be two Michigan State University Staff members that will attend with the youth. Tours of Atlanta, volunteer opportunities within the community, dining at local restaurants, and a big dance are the highlights of this unforgettable adventure. To read more about National 4-H Congress, please visit the official website

For more information, visit the Michigan 4-H Leadership and Citizenship page or contact Laura Potter-Niesen at 517-432-2963 or potterla@msu.edu