This fall, the Ohio 4-H Teen Leadership Council will again be hosting two different Achievement Form Workshops for 4-H members statewide!
- October 7, 2020 (7:00-9:00 p.m. on Zoom): An informational session will be held, providing a basic overview of the Achievement Form, giving introductory tips for completion, and sharing about potential opportunities available to members who complete and submit their forms.
- November 14, 2020 (5:30-7:30 p.m. on Zoom): A more in-depth session will be offered for those who have completed or made significant progress on their form; small group coaching will be available for members to receive personalized feedback.
More information can also be found at go.osu.edu/TLC.
Up to five $1,000 scholarships will be awarded annually to outstanding students entering their college junior or senior year. Priority will be given to applicants attending a school in Ohio. Applicants’ majors may vary, however, preference will be given to a major in agriculture, specifically relating to beef. Applicants must be maintaining a 2.75 GPA or higher. Visit www.ohiocattlewomen.com for more information.
The 2020 Equine Ambassador Application is found here. The application is due to the Extension Office by September 11, 2020. Please note that all other specie applications as well as Junior Fair Queen applications are now posted online. Click here for more info.
Precision Agriculture: Positive Impacts on the Environment Scholarship Contest
Farms.com is pleased to announce a contest for a chance to win one of three US $2,000 scholarships for students who have a precision agriculture idea that will have a positive impact on the environment.
In addition to the $2,000 scholarship prize, the winners, as determined by voting in each country, will be invited to participate in a Student Panel as part of Farm.com Precision Ag Virtual Conference in November 2020, where they will have the opportunity to present their thesis idea in more detail to farmers attending the Farms.com Virtual Precision Agriculture Conference and Trade Show. Full details and application can be found at https://www.farms.com/precision-agriculture/conferences/virtual-precision-ag-conference-2020/scholarship-contest. Deadline is 11:59 pm, Friday September 25, 2020
Today’s Teen Tip video “Five Tips to Play with and Interact with a Small Child”, is provided by Ottawa/Sandusky County FCS Educator Katie Schlagheck. Are you interested in learning how to play and interact with a young child? Watch this week’s video for 5 helpful tips. Please share via social media and email with school districts, juvenile courts, health department, Job and Family Services, etc.
The 2020 Caprine Representative Application is located here. The application is due to the Extension Office by September 11, 2020. Please note that all other specie applications as well as Junior Fair Queen applications are now posted online. Click here for more info.
Today’s Teen Tip Video, “Race and Racism – Huh?”, is provided by Marion County FCS Educator Whitney Gherman. The link to the video can be found here. Learning about topics such as racism, oppression, and social identity requires stamina, courage, and skill. During this brief video a few terms and concepts will be introduced. Upon watching it you’ll have a better sense of the way race has been constructed and the ways to use your unique gifts and talents to interrupt, speak out, and stand against racism.
The 2020 Fairfield County Lamb and Wool Queen Contest entry form can be found at http://www.fairfieldcountyfair.org/forms. Forms are due to the contest coordinator by September 21, 2020.
Please note that all other specie applications as well as Junior Fair Queen applications are now posted online. Click here for more info.