Awards and Scholarships
4-H has many opportunities for recognition beyond competitions at fairs and other events.
Member Achievement Pins
The member achievement pin recognizes members for successful completion of 4-H work. Applications for each of the nine pins, as well as for the prestigious Key Award, given to the top 1 percent of 4-H’ers across the nation are below.
Member Achievement Plan 1 (4-H Membership Pin)
Member Achievement Plan 2 (Bronze Pin)
Member Achievement Plan 3 (Clover Pin)
Member Achievement Plan 4 (Emerald Pin)
Member Achievement Plan 5 (Silver Pin)
Member Achievement Plan 6 (Silver Guard Pin)
Member Achievement Plan 7 (Leadership Pin)
Member Achievement Plan 8 (Gold Pin)
Member Achievement Plan 9 (Gold Guard Pin)
Members may compete to be named a county/district, regional or state winner in a particular project. Members complete a Kansas 4-H Award Portfolio to apply, which is done in August/September each year. More information on this process and the forms you need can be found here.
Local Scholarship Opportunities
LVCO 4-H Council Event Scholarship
Kansas 4-H Scholarships
College-bound 4-H’ers have the opportunity to win scholarships from the Kansas 4-H Foundation.