4H Diaries!!!
Forget Gold…
Go for Platinum!
Table of Contents
 How to Obtain Diary Points
 Where Your Diaries can take you
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Resumes
Selections
Scholarships
College
Memories
How to Obtain Diary Points
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Be a 4H member in good standing
Complete a communications activity
Community Service
Participate in 4H activities and events at
all levels
 Hold a position on councils (be they club,
district, regional or provincial)
 Participate in achievement day
How to Obtain Diary
Points cont.
 Be an active citizen
 In your community and school
 Sports teams, youth groups, clubs or
other organizations
 Recognition or Service awards
Where can your diary
can take you?!
 Help Complete Job Resumes
 Apply for selections
 Trips
 Ambassador
 Apply for Scholarships
 Looking back on 4H memories
Job Resume
 Diary awards look good on a resume
 Reminds you of certain events that you
can add
 It impresses employers
 Shows dedication and motivation
Selections
 You need diary points when applying for
Selections
 Selections can lead to:
 Trips
 Becoming an ambassador
 Scholarships
Scholarships
 Having a good diary can help when
applying for scholarships
For more information
visit www.4h.ab.ca or talk
to your key leader
Post Secondary
 College admissions people see it as
a sign of:
 Responsibility
 Dedication
 Commitment
Memories
Alberta 4H Award of Excellence
Diary Points
90 points
150 points
220 points
320 points
Approximate years of membership
= Bronze
3 years
= Silver
4-5 years
= Gold
6-7 years
= Platinum
8+ years
Clubs apply for medallions once per year
Sponsored by:
4H Award of Excellence
Bronze
Silver
Gold
Not shown: Platinum
4H Awards of Excellence Order Form
 http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/al
l/4h1178/$FILE/4H_AwardOfExcellence.pdf