UNR Cooperative Extension 4-H Youth Development Program


Program Type: K-12 Elementary School

4-H is a community of young people across America learning leadership, citizenship and life skills.

4-H began a century ago as an educational program for the nation’s rural youth. 4-H is the youth development education program of University of Nevada Cooperative Extension.

4-H is the largest out-of-school youth organization in the United States with over 7 million members. There are over 49,000 young people engaged in 4-H programs across the state of Nevada. The 4-H program promotes life skills development through an expanding number of delivery modes: 4-H community and project clubs, military, and 4-H afterschool programs; special interest groups; school enrichment; camping and more.

4-H participants are all youth, ages 5 to 19, taking part in programs provided as the result of actions planned and initiated by Cooperative Extension personnel in cooperation with volunteers.




All Counties


Qualification 1

Youth, ages 5 to 19 as of January 1 of the current year may join

Open Dates


This is an ongoing program, that currently does not have an expiration date.

Registration & Cost


Open Registration, County enrollment deadline may apply for participation in Fair.


Fees may apply to various activities

This is an ongoing program, that currently does not have an expiration date.

Contact Info

Website: http://www.unce.unr.edu/4H/programs/stem/

Contact Notes:

Please use email form through website.