2021 4-H Achievement Banquet
Saturday, August 14, 2021
First Christian Church – Gainesville, TX
At the conclusion of each membership year, 4-H members in Cooke County are recognized for all of their hard work and accomplishments. It is a time to not only award 4-Hers for their work, but to also recognize the countless volunteers and adult leaders involved in the Cooke County 4-H Program.
An invitation to the annual banquet is earned when members have met certain requirements of participation in projects and ribbon activities.
ACHIEVEMENT BANQUET COMPETE GUIDE TO QUALIFICATIONS
PROJECT RECORD FORMS
4-H members are required to submit a project record form for each of the projects they participated in over the past year (since August of 2020). Please refer to the Texas 4-H Project List for details of what constitutes a project: Texas 4-H Project List
Deadline to submit forms is July 9, 2021. pdf and word formats have been provided. Project record forms can be accessed below by selecting the link:
NEW FOR 2021 RIBBON ACTIVITY FORM NEW FOR 2021
4-H members are requires to submit a ribbon activity form for each activity they participated in over the past year (since August of 2020). Deadline to submit forms is July 9, 2021. The ribbon activity form can be accessed here:
SPECIAL AWARD APPLICATIONS FOR BANQUET
There are also special awards presented at the banquet to outstanding 4-H members. The Final deadline to submit special award applications is 5:00 pm, July 16, 2021.
Links to applications for all awards are listed below and categorized by 4-H age. Select the award you qualify for and are interested in applying for, fill in the information, obtain the appropriate signatures and turn COMPLETED FORM into the Extension office by the deadline. NOTE: INCOMPLETE FORMS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
Some awards require an interview, which will be stated on the application. The date for interviews will be Friday, July 23, 2021 beginning at 3:30 pm. Applicants must schedule an interview at the time their application is submitted.
CLOVER KID – age 5 & in Kindergarten thru 2nd grade
NEW FOR 2021 – Clover Honor Roll Award App
JUNIOR – age 8 & in 3rd grade thru 5th grade
NEW FOR 2021 –2021 Junior Honor Roll Award App
INTERMEDIATE – grades 6, 7 & 8
NEW FOR 2021 – 2021 Intermediate Honor Roll App
SENIOR – grades 9, 10, 11 & 12
NEW FOR 2021 – 2021 Senior Honor Roll Award App
ADULT LEADER & VOLUNTEER NOMINATION FORM
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FOR BANQUET
Cooke County 4-H Scholarships are academic scholarships awarded each year to applicants based on their participation in 4-H work, leadership/character and scholastic ability. Applicants must be entering their Senior year this fall and graduating in May 2022 from a private, public or home school and have been a Cooke County 4-H member for at least 5 years.
All applications must be submitted by Friday, July 16, 2021 at 5:00 pm
All applicants must be present for an interview before the scholarship selection committee on Friday, July 23, 2021.
Interview times will be scheduled upon submission of application.
The links provided below are two different formats of the scholarship application, PDF and word. Please review the guidelines and rules outlined in the application to ensure eligibility and proper completion of application.