This form must be completed by any youth requesting 4-H membership in a county other than their primary residence. The policy and procedures are found in 4-H Membership Across County Lines. Permission for 4-H membership across county lines should not be assumed. Responses to requests come from the county of request 30 days after submission. Please follow these steps:
4-H Membership Across County Lines forms are due January 15!
- Provide all requested information on this form. Do not leave anything blank.
- Take the completed request form to the county OSU Extension office in which 4-H membership is beingsought (the “county of request”). The request must be made 30 days prior to the county of request’s 4-Hmembership enrollment deadline.
- The 4-H professionals in the county of request AND in the county of residence will discuss your requestand make a determination. Their decision is final and not subject to appeal. Note: There must be a fully-funded 4-H program in both counties in order for the request to be considered.
- The 4-H professional in the county of request will provide written notification to you regarding the jointdecision of the 4-H professionals in both counties.