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Northwest Research-Extension Center

Northwest Area 4-H Dane G. Hansen
Day Camping Grants:

4-H Clover ImageThis Northwest Area 4-H day camping program began in 1967 in a great partnership with the Dane G. Hansen Foundation of Logan, KS.  2017 marks the 50th anniversary of continuous day camps.  Continuing in 2017 will be a two-fold program: both a winter and summer application schedule. Counties may participate in both, winter or summer application periods.

2017 Northwest Area 4-H Dane G. Hansen winter single day camp intent forms and multi-county day camp intent forms and budget are due to the Northwest Research-Extension Center by January 15th annually. Final reports are due by May 15th annually. Winter day camps are for day camps conducted between January 15th and May 1st annually.

2017 Northwest Area 4-H Dane G. Hansen summer single day camp intent forms and multi-county day camp intent forms and budget are due to the Northwest Research-Extension Center by March 15th annually.  Final reports are due by October 15th annually. Summer day camps are for day camps conducted between May 2nd and September 15th annually.

The files are available below in PDF and Word formats. Contact Deryl Waldren at 785-462-6281 or dwaldren@ksu.edu for more details.

2017 Downloads:
Hansen Application Cover Letter - (PDF)
Hansen Application Cover Letter - (Word)


To apply for summer day camps between May 2nd and September 15th, grant intent forms are due March 15th annually:
Summer Single Day Camp Application Package - (PFD)
Summer Single Day Camp Application Package - (Word)
Summer Multi-County Day Camp Application Package - (PDF)
Summer Multi-County Day Camp Application Package - (Word)

To apply for winter day camps between January 15th - May 1st, grant intent forms are due January 15th annually:
Winter Single Day Camp Application Package - (PFD)
Winter Single Day Camp Application Package - (Word)
Winter Multi-County Day Camp Application Package - (PDF)
Winter Multi-County Day Camp Application Package - (Word)


Final day camp report summaries from counties/districts from previous years are available upon request.  E-mail, Deryl Waldren, dwaldren@ksu.edu to get the copy of the files you are interested in or call 785-462-6281 to find out the possibilities.