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The county's GIS Map Viewer will be unavailable from 9 a.m. until approximately 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 30.  This outage is to allow for system maintenance.  

We apologize for any inconvenience the outage may cause.

CSU Extension

Contact Us

  • Phone: 970-328-8630

    CSU Extension
    P.O. Box 239
    441 Broadway
    Eagle, Colorado 81631-0239 

    extension@eaglecounty.us

Events and Opportunities

4-H Clover 4-H Events and Youth Leadership Development Opportunities 
    

4-H Scholarships
The purpose of these scholarships is to help youth meet higher educational and career goals. Eagle County high school juniors and seniors are eligible to apply for 4-H scholarships. Applicants for these scholarships must have completed at least three years in the 4-H program, including the year prior to the year in which they apply for the scholarship. Applicants must exhibit at the Eagle County Fair and meet project requirements and scholarship application guidelines

Greg Burton Memorial Scholarship: 
This $2,000 scholarship has been established in honor of the spirit of the youth who are dedicated and involved with 4-H, agriculture and the western way of life. 

Sam Kuntz Memorial Scholarship: 
Mr. Joe Kuntz of Greeley offers a 4-H Scholarship of $1,500 in memory of his late father and past Eagle County Extension Agent, Sam Kuntz. Leadership development opportunities are available through the Colorado 4-H Program, with something for all ages and interests.

Eagle County 4-H Scholarship
Eagle County offers two (2) $2000 scholarships to deserving Eagle County 4-H members.Ten Eagle County 4-H members applied for a scholarship offered through the Eagle County 4-H program (RMOF funds) and Joe Kuntz, private donor. Interviews were held May 1st.

Special thanks to the interview committee:  Joe Kuntz, Andrea Draper, Bennett Pollack, Scott Griffin and Karen Wood. 

2018 Scholarship Results
Sam Kuntz Memorial 4-H: Jenna Applegate - $2,000
Sam Kuntz Memorial 4-H: Adie Lengel - $2,000
Sam Kuntz Memorial4-H: Randi Ponce - $2,000
Sam Kuntz Memorial 4-H: Taylor Calton - $500
Sam Kuntz Memorial 4-H: Michael Gorla - $500
Sam Kuntz Memorial 4-H: Cole Hobbs - $500
Sam Kuntz Memorial 4-H: Sofia Piliero - $500
Eagle County 4-H: Joseph Emmer - $2,000
Eagle County 4-H: Anna Gongaware - $2,000
Greg Burton Memorial 4-H: Calley Gottbehuet - $2,000

Congratulations to these outstanding 4-H youth!

2018 State 4-H Conference – “4-H Grows Here”  The 2018 Colorado State 4-H Conference will be held June 19-22, 2018 for Senior 4-H members on the CSU campus in Fort Collins. State 4-H Conference provides great training and an opportunity for 4-H members to strengthen their leadership skills. It also hosts the following state contests: Livestock Bowl, Livestock Judging, Consumer Choices, Consumer Bowl, Horse Bowl, Horse Judging, Hippology, Horse Demonstration and Public Speaking, Prepared Speech, Impromptu Speech, and Parliamentary Procedure.
Registration is now open and will close May 14.  There are some really neat workshops and tours planned as well as an opportunity to hang out with other 4-H members from around Colorado through games, county night out, banquet, dances and special speakers.  Eagle County delegation will be leaving early Tuesday morning (June 19) and will be returning Friday afternoon (June 22).

2018 Leadership Development Conference 
The annual LDC conference was held January 27-29, 2018 in Denver at the Renaissance Hotel. More information is listed on the website: http://www.colorado4h.org/events_opportunities/ldc/index.php  Registration opens December 4 and closes January 10. LDC is a fun, educational weekend promoting leadership development and community service. The event is open to senior 4-H youth ages 14-18.  Total cost (includes registration, lodging, transportation and meals) is $215.00.   This conference is in conjunction with the annual “4-H Day at the Capitol” (Monday, January 29) where members were present during the Proclamation for Colorado 4-H Day.

National Western Stock Show Catch-a-Calf Program
Every January, the National Western Stock Show (NWSS) Catch-a-Calf Program offers 4-H members a unique opportunity to catch a calf at the NWSS and return the following year to show that steer at the NWSS. In 2018, there were 40 steers awarded to participants who successfully caught a calf during one of the Rodeo Performances at the NWSS. Youth must be 12 years old by December 31, 2017 and currently enrolled in the 4-H program.