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Golden Clover Award

Deadline: November 30, 2018 4:30 PM  
Location: across Alberta  

Program Description:


Golden Clover Award Nomination Form                  

The Golden Clover Award serves to recognize individuals or groups who have exhibited outstanding leadership while initiating a special contribution such as an innovative idea, program, activity or event that has made a significant difference to 4-H Alberta. 

Who can be nominated?

  • An individual or group that has demonstrated outstanding leadership skills while initiating their special contribution to 4-H at any level (club, district, regional, or provincial level)
  • Members, Leaders, Sponsor Representatives, Clubs, District Councils, Regional Councils, 4-H Alumni, 4-H Staff, 4-H Community Supporters

 Examples of special contributions: (not limited to)

  • Creating and piloting a new project or program
  • Starting or re-organizing an event or activity at the club, district, regional, or provincial level
  • Creating a new program, activity, or partnership at any level
  • Making a special contribution to 4-H
  • Outstanding leadership, mentorship, volunteerism
  • Facilitating a unique experience for members

 Past Golden Clover Award Recipients:

2017 Recipients

Northwest 4-H Region - Horse Play Committee 
Developed and organized a successful, regional, equine event with large attendance
Leta Braunwarth - Use of technology to bring members together
Provost 4-H Pavilion – Community building 
Lorraine Parkinson - Club opportunity at the Calgary Stampede 
Alberta Recycling Management Authority – Recycling initiatives 
Henry Weigman - Program innovation 
Dixie Crowson, Linda Gooch and Muffy Knox – 4-H Alberta Horsemanship video 
Edith Zawadiuk - 4-H supporter and Ukraine 4-H initiative 
Calgary 4-H Alumni - Calaway Caper 
Milo Barfuss - Award of Excellence 
UFA Cooperative LTD - Sponsorship 


How to Apply:

  • Fill the form out, save, submit with testimonials or letters of support or please provide reference(s) who can help us to create a fitting tribute when we present the Golden Clover.
  • Application Deadline:  November 30, 2018
  • The Golden Clover Award will be announced at Leaders' Conference in January, 2019
  • Past nominees can be nominated again. Applications must be re-submitted on current form.
  • Recipients will be notified in December to make arrangements for presentation. 


4-H Council of Alberta
c/o Golden Clover Award 2017
RR1 Site 7 Box 1
Westerose AB T0C 2V0
Phone: 780-682-2648 Toll Free: 1-877-682-2244

Event PDF:    Golden Clover Award
4-H Council web page
Region: Provincial
Who can apply: Clubs ,  Leaders

For more information contact: Susann Stone, Phone: 780-682-2648 Toll Free: 1-877-682-2244, Email: