Gator Pit

Jump into the Gator Pit and earn up to a $1,250 investment!


The Florida 4-H Youth Development Program is on a statewide search for the most innovative young entrepreneurs, inventors, creators and business people! These participants will demonstrate goal-setting, financial literacy, creativity, communication skills, and effective marketing.


Are you a senior level 4-H’er (4-H Age 14-18)?

Do you have a practical idea to make your 4-H project better?

Do you have a product, service or idea from your 4-H project that others might be interested in?

Think you have what it takes to pitch your business plan to some of Florida’s savviest Gators and win up to a $1,250  investment into your entrepreneurial idea?


If you answered yes to these questions or have an idea that’s just waiting to be shared, then make sure to take a look at the application packet! Whether you’re in the development stages or operating successfully and planning to expand, Gator Pit is the challenge for you! If your idea is the best, you could be Florida 4-H’s next Gator Pit Champion!

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