Call for Submissions: 2022 UF IFAS 4-H Honey Bee Essay Competition

Attention, UF IFAS 4-H’ers!

The UF IFAS Honey Bee Research and Extension Laboratory (UF HBREL) is currently accepting submissions in response to the 2022 American Beekeeping Federation Foundation 4-H competition call for entries. Since national submissions are due on May 15, 2022, UF IFAS state submissions will be due 11:59pm (midnight) on Sunday, May 1, 2022.

The UF IFAS Florida winner will be notified and announced on Monday, May 13, 2022 and forwarded by UF HBREL to the national level.

You must work with your local 4-H office before submitting your essay. For competition rules and requirements, visit

State competition entries may be submitted for judging via e-mail to Use “4-H Essay Entry from <County>” as the subject line.

Good luck!


Posted: March 16, 2022

Category: 4-H & Youth, Camp, Clubs & Volunteers, Crops, Curriculum, Pests & Disease, UF/IFAS, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: 4-h, 4h, Beekeeping, Bees, Bug, Entomology, Honey Bee, Honey Bees, Honeybee, Insects, UF/IFAS, UFBugs, UFHoneyBeeLab, UFIFASExtension

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