4-H Portfolio Information
accomplishments. The 4-H member should summarize their 4-H experience by highlighting their project involvement, activities, awards/recognitions, leadership experiences, and community service. Each year, applicants will need to update their information, maintaining the most pertinent information over time. Content should be clearly identified as 4-H or non-4-H; style of resume and formatting are at the discretion of the applicant. Applicants should include contact information, county, school grade, and year in 4-H. Maximum 2 pages.
Cover Letters: The cover letter should be a narrative to accompany the resume. When applying for different 4-H contests, leadership roles, etc., the cover letter should be tailored to the requirements of the application. Each application must have the outlined responsibilities posted. Rubrics should be tailored to specific responsiblities/objectives. Maximum 1 page. Click here to view the Cover Letter Objectives.
**Please refer to the 4-H Portfolio Guide Book for appropriate Ages & Stages while judging.
Record Keeping: Portfolio Project Sheets - PDF, Word & Google Docs
Please use these project sheets as a resource for record keeping. These sheets will not be submitted for judging, but will be extremely useful when compiling the resume.
Old Portfolio Resources - Links will be removed by October 2019.