4-H Awards

4-H Awards & Recognition

4-H Member of the Week

Help us recognize and highlight our 4-H members by nominating a deserving member for 4-H Member of the Week recognition!

4-H Member of the Week Online Nomination Link

4-H Member of the Week Printable Nomination Form (pdf)

Eligibility and Rules:

  1. All 4-H members who are currently enrolled in the Genesee County 4-H Program are eligible to be recognized, including 4-H Cloverbud members.
  2. We will select up to 1 4-H member per week to recognize. Recognition will be based on nominations received.
  3. Nominations can be submitted by 4-H Leaders, Volunteers, Parents or 4-H youth members. 4-H members may nominate another member for recognition but may not nominate themselves.
  4. The selected 4-H Member of the Week will receive a certificate, a 4-H sticker, and your printed nomination in the mail.
  5. Your submitted nomination and photos will be posted our 4-H social media pages and shared with our 4-H families in our 4-H newsletter.
  6. Nominations must include a photo of the 4-H member or of the 4-H member's project.

4-H Volunteer of the Month

Help us show our 4-H Volunteers and Club Leaders how much we appreciate them by nominating a deserving volunteer for 4-H Volunteer of the Month recognition!

Volunteer of the Month Online Nomination Link

Volunteer of the Month Printable Nomination Form (pdf)


  1. We will select one volunteer each month to recognize. Submit nominations any time during the year.
  2. 4-H members, parents, friends and volunteers are welcome to submit nominations.
  3. The recognized volunteer will receive a thank you card, your printed nomination and a 4-H item in the mail.
  4. Your submitted nomination and photos will be posted on our 4-H Social Media pages and emailed to our 4-H families in our 4-H newsletter.
  5. Nominations must include photos of the nominated volunteer.

Year End Awards

4-H members are recognized annually in late September.  4-H Leaders, Volunteers, Members and Families are encouraged to nominate deserving youth for awards to recognize their accomplishments and growth in their given project areas.  Awards Nominations Forms are due September 15, 2023.

Member Year Pins - All currently enrolled 4-H members are eligible to receive a 4-H member year pin to recognize the length of time they have been enrolled in the 4-H program.

2023 Member Year Pin Online Request Link

Project Area Awards - Project area awards are a form of recognition for 4-H members who have excelled in a certain project area.  

2023 Project Area Award Online Nomination Link

4-H Spirit Award Nomination - Nominate an outstanding 4-H Member for the 4-H Spirit Award. Only one 4-H member per year will be selected. 4-H Member must demonstrate excellent leadership, be a positive role model for younger members, and volunteer their time to give back to their 4-H Club and the 4-H program.

2023 4-H Spirit Award Nomination Link

Last updated August 24, 2023