The Foundation focuses on building and enhancing quality 4-H programs for New York State youth. We help the NYS 4-H program to stay vibrant and connected by providing financial support to projects and people that fit strategic program goals. Funding is primarily directed to grants for county 4-H programs, opportunity scholarships to youth and state program initiatives.

Programmatic Focus Areas

STEM Science, Engineering, Technology & Math

Healthy Living

Citizenship and Civic Engagement

As part of its mission, the Foundation provides:

  • New York State 4-H Foundation Opportunity Scholarship Program
  • Grants