Tentative Schedule. Times are subject to change, dependent upon registrations.
|Contest Check-in||9:00 a.m.|
|Contest Begins||After orientation|
|Awards||Conclusion of contest|
Registration. Each participating member is required to register on 4-H Connect and pay the district $10.00 contest registration fee. Registration will close at midnight March 10, 2017.
Participation. Contestants must be active 4-H members enrolled in a Texas 4-H and Youth Development county program in District IV. Contestants must also be academically eligible (according to UIL rules) to compete on the day of the contest.
Age.There will be two age divisions at District: Junior/Intermediate and Senior. Junior and Intermediate aged youth are combined into one age division. Age divisions are determined by a participant’s grade as of September 1 of the current 4-H year. Age divisions for this contest are:
|Junior/Intermediate||grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8|
|Senior||grades 9, 10, 11, 12|
Entries per county. There is no limit to the number of teams a county may enter. The first, second and third place senior teams will advance to Texas 4-H Roundup.
Members per team. Teams consist of 3 or 4 members of the same age division. Juniors and intermediates are not allowed to move up to the senior age division.
Awards. 1st – 5th place team awards in each age division will be presented at the conclusion of each contest.
Participants with disabilities. If you need any type of accommodation to participate in this program or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Derrick Bruton at 972-952-9264 or firstname.lastname@example.org at least 2 weeks prior to the program or note such needs when registering on 4-H Connect.
Contest Rules. District IV follows the rules set forth in the Texas 4-H Quiz Bowl Guide. For all age divisions, this is a double-elimination tournament. No cell phone or other electronic devices are allowed in the contest rooms. No scribing, note taking, score keeping or recording of questions/answers is permitted by coaches or competitors.
See your County Extension Agent for a complete list of study material.