Show Me 4-H Wares at the State Fair
The 7th Annual Show Me 4-H Wares booth is accepting applications beginning May 1, 2014 for young entrepreneurs to sell their 4-H products and services at the Missouri State Fair on August 7, 8, 9 and 10, 2014.
Any 4-H member, pair of 4-H members, or group of up to three 4-H members from the same club, is eligible to apply to market or sell original products or services.
Youth enrolled in the 4-H entrepreneurship project (and/or participating in county fair booths) are especially encouraged to apply (not required for eligibility).
Upon selection, youth will sign up for a 4-hour time slot at the booth. Youth exhibitors will receive a packet of information and participate in a conference call to help them prepare for their appearance at the Show Me 4-H Wares booth.
- A thorough description of the product or service
- A recommendation from an unrelated adult
- A sample item or quality photo of the item
- Approval of the 4-H youth specialist or YPA for the county
- $20 youth exhibitor registration fee, payable to University of Missouri
Youth exhibitors will be selected to fill sixteen booth spaces and time slots over the four days.
Applications are due in the state 4-H office between May 1-July 1.
Up to 16 youth exhibitors and/or teams will be selected to sell during the four days.
Selected youth will be notified by July 15 and invited to participate in a conference call on August 1.
Steve Henness at firstname.lastname@example.org or 573-884-6618