2/1/2019 updated Junior Super information and links
Youth ages 16-19
(based on 4-H age)
First Time Junior Superintendent Applicants
Applications are Due July 1st
Returning Junior Superintendents
The New York State 4-H Membership year runs from October 1 to September 30. Youth who are five years of age, on or before January 1st of the current club year, may participate as a 4-H Cloverbud** member. Youth who are eight years of age, on or before January 1st of the current club year, may participate as a full 4-H member. Youth who turn nineteen years of age, on or before January 1st of the current club year, may not participate as a 4-H member. Persons with an intellectual disability may participate fully in 4-H programs as long as thier developmental age is considered to fall between five and nineteen years of age.
** Cloverbuds are not eligible to participate in Animal Programs at the State Fair and are not eligible for premiums.