Members are eligible to participate in Youth programs if they have not yet reached their 19th birthday by the end of Specialty. All youth wanting to participate in the ACBA Youth Programs must be a member of the ACBA.
The ACBA Youth Royalty Contests are conducted at the ACBA Specialty Show which consists of a written test, an oral interview, showmanship (for the younger classes) and judging (for the older classes) as conducted by the ACBA Youth Committee.
The ACBA Youth Achievement, Management and Educational Contests are open to youth members and they are not required to be present at the ACBA Specialty Show.
Forms required for participation may be downloaded by clicking on the blue icons below.
Youth Contest Entry Forms
Forms are due emailed or postmarked by March 1, 2023.
Make sure you fill out the "Entry Form" in addition to any contests you choose to enter.
Contest Grading Rubric
The 2023 Rubric will be available in early 2023. The 2022 below can be viewed as samples.