Teen Opportunities

Jr. Fair Board  Applications – Due November 9, 2020

Encourage your teens to apply for this leadership opportunity, to be eligible for Junior Fair Board, teens must be 15 as of January 1, 2021 or a sophomore in high school. 4-H and At-Large Junior Fair Board applications are available at the Extension Office and online at:


Applications are due by Monday, November 9, 2020 by 4:00 p.m. to the Extension Office.


Highland County Junior Leadership

Junior Leaders is open to any youth 13 and in the 8th grade.  Come join this leadership opportunity. Please contact Kathy Bruynis or email Bruynis.5@osu.edu.


4-H Camp Counselor Applications – Due January 7, 2021

The 4-H Camp Counselors are a group of 4-H teens selected to assist in being responsible for campers during 4-H camp. As a result of participation, counselors will develop knowledge, skills, attitudes and aspirations needed for adult success, and the Highland County 4-H program will be strengthened and expanded.

Applications are available  in the Extension office or online at: https://highland.osu.edu/program-areas/4-h-youth-development/camp

The deadline to apply for 2021 is before January 7, 2021 by 4:00 p.m. in the Extension Office.


Highland County 4-H members are eligible for several county and state 4-H scholarships and opportunities. The individual requirements are different. Handwritten forms will not be accepted.

Visit the website for scholarship eligibility requirements and applications:

County: http://highland.osu.edu/program-areas/4-h-youth-development/forms-applications-resources

State: https://ohio4h.org/awardsandscholarships

Many applications are coming due, please check the websites for complete information.