County 4-H Youth Council

Iowa 4-H has a State Youth Council, and many counties have a County Youth Council. Youth council members serve in youth leadership roles as ambassadors for the 4-H program.

County Council is an opportunity for Kossuth County 4-H members in 9th-12th (Fall 2022) grade to be representatives and leaders of the Kossuth County 4-H program. 

Why apply to be on County Council?

  • Represent Kossuth County
  • Attend monthly meetings
  • Assist with County Council sponsored activities
  • Promote 4-H programs and events in the community
  • Participate in service projects
  • Be a representative & spokesperson between local clubs and the extension office
  • Develop & expand your leadership and communication skills
  • Help with Kossuth County Fair events


  • Submitted application form by deadline of Thursday, September 15, 2022.
  • Submitted leadership project proposal with application
  • Completed a successful interview
  • Submitted completed record book
  • Must be in 9th-12th grade (Fall 2022)

The point system will not be honored for returning county council members for this year. Point system is be evaluated by youth committee. 

The deadline to apply is Thursday, September 15, 2022

Online application can be found HERE.