4-H and Youth

State 4-H Alpha I &
Alpha II Camps

State 4-H Contact: Brent Clark

To provide 4-H members personal development experiences to help better understand themselves, and to display personal confidence when assuming leadership positions.

West Virginia 4 H members entering 6th grade and higher and recommended by the county Extension office. Maximum camp enrollment is 400 4-H members.

Alpha I – July 9-14, 2017
Alpha II – July 16-21, 2017

WVU Jackson’s Mill

Full Time Participants post marked by May, TBD – $200
Full Time Participants post marked after May, TBD – $250

Campers that qualify for free or reduced lunch will receive an additional $40 scholarship. A free/reduced form must accompany the Alpha application to qualify.


See registration materials for separate tracks available at Alpha I and II.

  • Alpha I & II: Original Camp Track – Coming Soon
    (May also take the ATV safety training course – 1 day)
  • Alpha I & II: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math Track – Coming Soon
    (NOT able to take the ATV safety training course)

Register On-Line – Alpha I – Coming Soon

Register On-Line – Alpha II – Coming Soon

The pre registration postmark deadline for both Alpha I and II is Friday May, TBD, 2017.

Camp registration is 2:00-4:00 PM on Sundays; camp closes at 11:30 AM on Friday.

See additional notes regarding Alpha registration in this section.

4-H members will participate in workshops that will enhance their personal understanding and skills. Additional workshops will relate to specific 4-H project work. Participants will choose those at registration on Sunday. Guest speakers and assemblies will emphasize daily themes. camp artwork

Cancellations must be made in writing and e-mailed/faxed/postmarked to Program Coordinator Brittany Furbee, 614 Knapp Hall, PO Box 6031, Morgantown, WV 26506 by June, TBD, 2017. No refunds for no-shows. There will be a $15 processing fee for all refunds. No refund will be made for less than $15.