A vast country located in the southern portion of South America, Argentina is home to varied landscapes and a diverse mix of cultures. Delegates will travel and stay as a group in Córdoba, a vibrant city known for its Spanish architecture and many Universities. Here delegates will explore the city, participate in local 4-H activities, and immerse themselves in everyday life and Argentine culture.
Dates: June 29 - July 17, 2022
In Country Partner: Argentina 4H
Ages: 15 - 18 years old
Delegates will stay in group accommodations in Córdoba, Argentina for the duration of the program. Each day, participants will engage in a variety of structured group activities including cultural excursions, Spanish language activities, and participation in local 4-H activities. This program model will allow participants to lead, learn, and grow as a cohort throughout their international experience. Particular emphasis will be placed on soccer and orchestra, two of Argentina 4H's primary youth activities. The program will also include a multi-day 4-H camp in the countryside, and a departure debriefing.
Program Fees Include: An overnight National Departure Orientation in a U.S. gateway city, arrival orientation with sightseeing and cultural excursions in Córdoba, in-Argentina expenses (lodging, meals, and most transportation), multi-day 4-H camp, orientation materials and States' 4-H t-shirts, accident & sickness insurance, and a portion of adult chaperone expenses.
|||Fall||Submit your online application to your State Coordinator. Due dates vary by state.|
|||January 15||State Coordinators will review online applications & send recommended applications & deposit payments to the States’ 4-H National Office|
|||Early February||States’ 4-H reviews applications and makes final selection decisions. Space may be limited based on hosting capacity of the partner country. States’ 4-H notifies all applicants of their status.|
|||Spring||States’ 4-H books non-refundable air tickets|
|||Late Spring||In-State Orientations are held|
|||Summer||Students fly to U.S. hub city for National Departure Orientation the day before international flight|