goat show winning ribbons, 4-H Fair

Recognizing 4-H Accomplishments!

Awards & Recognition

4-H members and leaders are recognized for the past years’ accomplishments at our Annual Recognition Brunch held each year in November. Oneida County 4-H members, leaders, parents and friends are invited to this event.

County Medals and Project Certificates are available to recognize 4-H members in project or activity areas who have demonstrated advanced accomplishments in a 4-H project, as well as in leadership and citizenship activities. Each project area has specific criteria that must be met to be eligible for these awards.

Listed below are the criteria for each project medal area as well as criteria for

Outstanding Animal Science Award

Outstanding Personal Development Award

Outstanding Family Consumer Science Award

Outstanding Environmental Award

Animal Science Project Medal Criteria

Creative Science Project Medal Criteria

Environmental Project Medal Criteria

Personal Development Project Medal Criteria

Additional Awards Opportunities

My Favorite Leader- 4-H youth are encouraged to nominate their Leader or other adult volunteer that assisted them in reaching their goals over the past year. Youth write a short essay and submit it on line.

Helping Hands Award- This award allows Leaders and Staff the opportunity to recognize individuals who have gone above and beyond in assisting with 4-H events.

Personal Growth Certificate- Youth who do not wish to participate in the formal County Medal process may submit an essay outlining their goals and accomplishments over the past year.

Cloverbud Thumbs Up Awards-  Cloverbud youth who show a project at the Boonville Fair will receive a certificate to recognize their accomplishments.


Lisa Farney
Youth Development Educator
(315) 736-3394 Ext. 122

Last updated March 14, 2022