The Illinois 4-H Sustaining the Future Award was created to recognize 4-H members who have exemplified outstanding leadership within the agricultural industry.(Formerly known as the LCP Award)
Applications must be 17-19 years (as of 09/01/20).
Applications are due November 1. Applications will be posted here when they open later this summer by the Illinois Farm Bureau. The application consists of entering your involvement in various activities, three essay questions, and reference evaluations. Apply here: https://www.jotform.com/build/201686303129149
The two-tier awards program includes plaques for the top ten scoring members and invitations to the 2-day Premier 20 Youth Leadership Conference in April. Delegates for this conference are selected based on their outstanding leadership within either 4-H or the FFA Organization. Members are also honored at a state awards ceremony each spring.
Illinois Farm Bureau and Affiliate Companies