If you are interested in attending any 4-H event, please keep in mind there are often local and state scholarships available! Submit the
General Event Scholarship Application
application with your event registration!
Lewis County Teen Winter Weekend
THE THEME: POLAR EXPRESS CHRISTMAS IN FEBRUARY!
PROGRAM: Possible programming for 2018 includes:
· Winter Games · Snowshoeing
· Team Building · Cross Country Skiing
· Ice Breakers · Indoor Hands on Workshops
WHEN: February 16-18 2018.
WHERE: Oswegatchie Educational Center, Croghan, NY (Lewis County) http://www.oswegatchie.org/
WHO: New York State 4-H’ers ages 13 to 19 (as of January 1)
COST: $70.00 per participant will cover lodging, meals (Saturday breakfast to Sunday lunch), as well as snacks and workshop supplies.
For more information, or to register, please contact Cassie by January 12, 2018.
Paid Student Internship at Local Non-Profits
Bank of America offers a paid internship program! As a Student Leader, you will participate in an eight-week paid internship at a local nonprofit organization where you will learn first-hand about the needs of your community and the critical role nonprofits play. In addition, you will learn valuable civic, social and business leadership skills. Each Student Leader will attend the Student Leaders Summit held in Washington, D.C. where you will learn how government, business and the nonprofit sector work together to address critical community needs.
To become a Student Leader, you must:
- Currently be a junior or senior in high school
- Be able to participate in an 8-week paid internship at a local nonprofit organization and work 35 hours a week
- Be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship through the end of September 2018
- Be able to participate in a week-long Student Leaders Summit in Washington, DC (July 8-July 13, 2018) (All expenses paid. This week will be part of your 8-week experience.)
- Be a student in good standing at your school
- Obtain a letter of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor, or school administrator