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Hannah H Cantrell
Aug 14, 2017

IMPORTANT: National FFA Award Program Deadline (Agriscience Fair, National Chapter, Proficiency Award Finalists)

Aug 14, 2017 by Hannah H Cantrell

Advisors -

This email includes important information for those chapters who will be participating in one or more National FFA Award programs at the 2017 National FFA Convention including Agriscience FairNational Chapter Award and Proficiency awards. Please read this email carefully as it contains several firm deadlines.  

Agriscience Fair:

Aug. 15: Special Needs Accommodation Form due, this  includes dietary restrictions or needs (when applicable)

Sept. 1:

  • Dual participation notification is due (see orientation packet for details – this will be released in early August).
  • Dietary accommodation requests are due (see orientation packet for details – this will be released in early August).

Sept. 15: Online waivers for national finalists must be completed.  Waivers are generated for national finalists after national summer judging results are posted.

National FFA Agriscience Fair Handbook.

Agriscience Fair Orientation Packet:

FFA.org/SiteCollectionDocuments/awards_asf_orientationpacket2017.pdf

For questions contact us at agriscience@ffa.org  

National Chapter:

Aug.15: Special Needs Accommodation Form due, this includes dietary restrictions or needs (when applicable).

Sept. 1:

  • Requests are due for convention (tickets, plaque/spur, dietary).
  • Dual Participation notifications are due for any member desiring to compete in more than one program at convention (proficiency, Star, CDE/LDE, agriscience fair, national chapter, etc.,).

Orientation packet:

FFA.org/SiteCollectionDocuments/awards_nca_generalstar2017.pdf

MOE/MSMOE Orientation Packet:

FFA.org/SiteCollectionDocuments/awards_nca_moemsmoe2017.pdf

Premier Chapter Orientation Packet:

FFA.org/SiteCollectionDocuments/awards_nca_premierchap2017.pdf

For questions, contact us at nationalchapter@ffa.org.

Proficiency Awards:

Aug. 15: Special Needs Accommodation Form due, this includes dietary restrictions or needs (when applicable).

If a national finalist(s) is unable to attend the 90th National FFA Convention & Expo for any reason, notify national staff as soon as possible.

Sept.. 1:

  • Dual participation notification due (see orientation packet for details – this will be released in early August).
  • Dietary accommodation requests due (see orientation packet for details – this will be released in early August).

Sept. 15:

  • Online waivers due for national finalists.
  • Cash claim forms due.

For questions contact us at proficiency@ffa.org  

The convention orientation packet for National Finalists is located on the proficiency awards webpage, FFA.org/participate/awards/proficiencies.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Hannah (hannah.huggins@flaffa.org) or Erin (erin.walker@flaffa.org).