• Board of Trustees

  • Youth Board Trustee Application

    Thank you for your interest in the National 4-H Council Youth Trustee position. Our application period is currently closed.


    National 4-H Council will contact selected candidates directly to arrange interviews. Final candidates will then be submitted to Council's Board for consideration on November 14, 2013 for election to a three year term. 

    Thank you for your interest and participation in this process. Good luck to the candidates!

    Eligibility Criteria 

    Successful applicants will possess the following attributes:

    • Minimum of 5 years of past involvement in 4-H.
    • Be between the ages of 16-23 as of November 14, 2013.
    • Be able to commit to a three year term as a Board of Trustee member.
    • Be an experienced public speaker.
    • Be willing to represent 4-H as a spokesperson for media opportunities (media training will be provided by National 4-H Council).
    • Will have served previously in a state or national 4-H leadership/governance role.
    • Proven youth adult partnership impact.

    Learn about the current National 4-H Council Youth Trustees here.