Essay Contest
2015 Essay Contest for FFA
This is the 22nd year for the essay contest sponsored by GROWMARK
and participating FS member cooperatives. The contest is for active high-school FFA members in Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin.
 
Contest Goals:
The contest is intended to encourage students to develop writing skills, learn about current issues impacting agriculture and understand the unique role of cooperatives.
 
2015 Theme: 
"Exploring Careers in Agriculture"
 
Postmark Deadlines:
Iowa - February 13, 2015.
Illinois & Wisconsin - March 13, 2015.
 
Awards Distributed at State FFA Conventions:

State winner: $500 award
FFA chapter of the state winner: $300 award
To use toward something of lasting value to help future students and recognize the winner’s accomplishment.
Four runners-up per state: $125 award each

 
Questions? Call 309-557-6184 or e-mail Karen Jones​.