4-H Youth Development
Kansas 4-H Exchange Program Information

 2014 Kansas 4-H International

Program Opportunities

World Citizenship>Genna Gehrt stands in front of a German Rathaus (city hall).   World Citizenship>Steuart Hensleigh with host family in Costa Rica.

  • 2014 Color Exchange Program Brochure - All Programs  (PDF) 
  • 2014 Exchange Program Opportunities Flyer - All Programs (PDF)

States' 4-H Outbound Application Forms Only - All New for 2014

  • Delegate Application (PDF)
  • Delegate Reference Form (Word)
  • Delegate Comprehensive Release Form (PDF)
  • Delegate Check List (Complete all required forms and return by the deadline of Nov. 1, 2013). (PDF)

IFYE Representative Outbound Program Only - All New for 2014

  • IFYE (International 4-H Youth Exchange) Representative Flyer (PDF)
  • IFYE Representative Application (PDF) (Word)             
  • IFYE Representative Reference Form (PDF) (Word)
    (IFYEs live with families abroad from six weeks to six months in an adventure of a lifetime.  For alumni aged 19-25 years old). 

    All participant applications are due postmarked by November 1, 2013, to the Kansas 4-H Office, 201 Umberger Hall, KSU, Manhattan, KS 66506.  Telephone:  785-532-5800.   
    For fall 2013 only, you may also contact: Beth Shanholtzer Stuewe; E-mail:  bshanholtzer@gmail.com or Telephone:  785-565-1236 .


2014 S4-H Outbound Programs from 4-8 weeks long for 4-H members (See flyer for specific ages)

  • Australia Outbound Information Flyer (PDF)
  • Costa Rica Outbound Information Flyer (PDF)
  • Japan Outbound Information Flyer (PDF)
  • Norway Outbound Information Flyer (PDF)
  • Tanzania Outbound Information Flyer (PDF)

Chaperone Information and Forms - All New for 2014

  • Chaperone Application Package (PDF)
  • Chaperone Comprehensive Release Form (PDF)
  • Chaperone Confidential Reference Form (Word)
  • Chaperone Disclosure Form (Word)

2014 Summer - Host A Youth from Another Country

  • In-Bound Argentina Flyer (PDF)
  • In-Bound Costa Rica Flyer (PDF)
  • In-Bound Finland Flyer (PDF)
  • In-Bound Japan Flyer (PDF)

For additional information about hosting or traveling contact:
Mary Kay Munson
Kansas 4-H International Exchange Coordinator
1114 N. Spring Valley Road
Junction City, KS 66441
Phone and FAX:  785-238-3631

For fall 2013 only, you may also contact:
Beth Shanholtzer Stuewe
E-mail:  bshanholtzer@gmail.com
Telephone:  785-565-1236

Deryl Waldren, Faculty Liaison
Extension 4-H Specialist
K-State Research & Extension
Northwest Area Extension Office
P.O. Box 786, 105 Experiment Farm Road
Colby, KS 67701
Work Phone:  785-462-6281

Last Updated:  10-2-13