Teens don’t miss this! The 4-H Career Explorations Conference is a hands-on introduction into exciting careers and Cornell University! Get a head start on finding your future career today by attending! Career Exploration is made up of two programs: University U (for those entering 8 & 9 grade) and Focus for Teens (those entering 10 & 12 grade). Teens should choose the grade appropriate program (s) they are most interested in exploring.
University U: Participants will be introduced to campus admissions, tour campus, and participate in six different departmental workshops. Topics are Animal Science, Art, Mapping, Math, Physics, and Weather.
Focus For Teens: Spend 3 days with a specific university department. Topics are Animal Science, Astronomy, Engineering, Fiber Science, Food Science, Geospatial, Forestry, Green Jobs, and Vet Science.
Eligibility: Any New York state teen. Participants are not required to be 4-H members. See specific age requirements for each program above. Grade levels include grade equivalents for home school students.
To receive a registration packet stop by the 4-H office or visit the events webpage at https://nys4-h.org/nys-4h-events/2017/6/27/career-explorations. Please submit your registration paperwork and payment to the 4-H office. All registrations must be submitted electronically by the 4-H office. Registration must be received by April 10, first come, first served when paid. Contact the 4-H office with any questions.
Last updated April 26, 2019