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Event Details –

NE - Regional - Award of Distinction

Deadline: September 01, 2017 4:30 PM  
Location: Vermilion Provincial Building, Vermilion AB  

Program Description:


This award is to recognize 4-H volunteers/leaders in the Northeast 4-H Region.  These people exemplify 4-H spirit, dedication, commitment, involvement and a true belief in the 4-H program.  4-H has had much influence on, and been a large part of, their lives.

Recipients of this award will have their picture hung on the Wall of Distinction at the Regional Office of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development in Vermilion.  The recipients will also receive a framed certificate.  Regional funds are available to host a celebration for the recipients in the nominating district.

Who Is Eligible
Any 4-H volunteer/leader, whether active or previously involved in 4-H within the Northeast Region is eligible.  This involvement should be for at least 10 years.  Posthumous nominations will not be accepted.  Individuals may only be nominated for the "Friend of 4-H" or "4-H Leader of the Year" in any one year.

Selection Criteria
Awards are based on 4-H involvement and commitment, with consideration for involvement in the community.  Be sure to complete all sections of the nomination in detail.  Decisions are based only on the information provided in the submitted nomination package.

Each 4-H District Council in the Northeast Region may nominate one individual for the Northeast Region "Friend of 4-H" in a year.

Attach the page with the completed nomination information to the front of the supporting documents.  Please be concise in including the information outlined in Sections B, C and D (with a minimum of two and maximum of four typed pages).  Point form is acceptable.  Limit the testimonial letters to two 4-H references and one community reference.  Letters should identify if the author is a 4-H or community reference.

Nominations are due in the 4-H office in Vermilion by September 1.

Mail the completed nomination to:  

NE Regional 4-H Office
Box 24, Provincial Building
4701 52nd Street
Vermilion AB  T9X 1J9

Event PDF:    Award of Distinction - 4-H Leader of the Year form
Award of Distinction - Friend of 4-H
Region: Northeast
Who can apply: Clubs ,  Families ,  All Members

For more information contact: Shelly Ann Dodgson, Phone: 310-0000 then 780-853-8115, Fax: 310-0000 then 780-853-4776, Email: