Apply for 2018 4-H State Arts and Communications Team

Welcome to the exciting, creative Wisconsin 4-H Arts & Communication World!  Below is information about the 4-H State Teams:  Art Team, Communications Team and Drama Company.  Youth grades 9-13 who are passionate about the arts and sharing the arts with others, are encouraged to apply!

To apply to be a group member, you must file an application electronically at

Please note: Applications will be found under “events”.  See additional instructions for the online application process on the following 2 pages attached to this letter.

2018 State 4-H Group Application Instructions

2018 Promo Chart for Arts Programs and State Teams

All applications and audition materials must be received by January 31, 2018.

Please note, each state team has Team Specific Instructions.

Art Team:

Please email 4 photos of your artwork, with each labeled with age, date, and medium it was created in, to Stephanie Kempe at Stephanie Kempe at

2018 Art Team Youth Job Description

2018 Art Team Adult Information

Drama Company:

Please email two letters of recommendation to Lynn Pfeiffer at

Have the letters address your leadership, 4-H experience, theatre experience (including dance, music, and technical skills) and ability to work with others in a creative setting.

2018 Drama Company Youth Job Description

2018 Drama Co Adult Information

Communication Team:

In addition to the online application, please email a description of your work in one of the following areas: photography, videography, social media or writing and describe how you would like to use your communication talents to tell the story of 4-H in Wisconsin.  E-mail letters to: Lynn Pfeiffer at and put Communications Team in the Subject.

2018 Communications Team Job Description for Youth

2018 Communications Team Adult Advisor Description

2018 State Team Calendar/Deadlines

January 31, 2018   Applications for all 2018 State 4-H Teams (Art/Communications/Drama) filed electronically at

Mid February         Notification sent to all applicants and alternates of results of state group selection

March 15                Acceptance Form, Payment, and Other Required Forms Due to the State 4-H Office

April 6-8                  Spring Planning Weekend for Art Team, Communications Team, and Drama Company at Upham Woods, Wisconsin Dells, WI

June                        Pre-Conference Training, and attendance at the Wisconsin 4-H & Youth Conference, Madison, WI

August 2018           State 4-H Teams at the WI State Fair, West Allis, WI (Dates will vary for each group.)

If you have questions about any of the information or application procedures, please contact Lynn Pfeiffer, 608-262-1222, or Amber Rehberg, 608.262.1557,

Start your application now; don’t wait until January 31st.

Thank you for your interest in the Wisconsin State 4-H Teams!

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