Essay Contests

Honey Bee Essay Contest

State Essay Contest

Submit your 4-H Recordbook Story for a chance to win a free trip for you and a 4-H friend! Just submit your 4-H Recordbook Story describing your experiences in the current 4-H year. Use your IMAGINATION to create a typed, double-spaced story (MAXIMUM OF 3 PAGES) on the exciting program you are involved in....4-H!

2021 Essay Contest Winners

Novice Essay Winner
Kayleigh Denton
Curry County

Junior Essay Winner
Zoe Carr-Piccioni
Dona Ana County

Senior Essay Winner
Aubrey Helmick
Dona Ana County

Winning essays are posted below.

2020 Essay Contest Winners

Novice Essay Winner
Macey Martinez
Rio Arriba County

Junior Essay Winner
Kyle Wood
Curry County

Senior Essay Winner
Madison Manuelito
San Juan County

Winning essays are posted below.