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About Tennessee FFA Foundation  
 
  The Tennessee FFA Foundation is a non-profit organization established to help support the high school and collegiate youth program that provides personal development opportunities and prepares young men and women for careers in agricultural-related fields. Currently, there are about 30,000 students in agriculture education in Tennessee.
 
Our Mission, Goals and Objective  
  The Tennessee FFA Foundation, Inc. supports the FFA mission of making a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.
 
Who We Are  
  Tennessee FFA Foundation, Inc. is governed by a Board of Directors and seeks the advisement of a Sponsoring Committee, appointed by the chairman of the board.
 
Foundation Quarterly and Past Newsletters  
  Periodically, the Tennessee FFA Foundation writes a newsletter regarding financial updates, fundraising opportunities and FFA sponsorships.
 
Fundraisers  
  The Tennessee FFA Foundation, Inc. raises funds through corporate and individual giving and through government grants.

For additional information about how you can help Tennessee FFA, please contact Tennessee FFA Foundation, Inc. Executive Director, Chelsea Rose.
 
Scholarships  
 

Tennessee FFA Foundation offers over 40 scholarships. One application is all it takes to be reviewed for every scholarship for which you meet the criteria.  The annual application period for scholarships is December 15 to February 1.  For those students enrolled in college, you may  wish to apply for one of four Lineberry scholarships.  For those seniors graduating from high school, there are several scholarships specific to the college you plan to attend, your chosen college major, your home county or your alumni chapter.  Please select the appropriate scholarship category on the application.  Be sure to read the application procedures on the scholarships website before downloading the scholarship application.

Our website provides links to many other scholarships including:  universities within the state with agriculture programs, Tennessee Education Lottery Scholarships, Tennessee Governor's School for Agriculture, Bray-Camp Clements Scholarship, Ford Scholarships and National FFA Foundation Scholarships. 

Information is also available on how to: search for other scholarships, obtain help with your application and seek financial aid.  Start early in your senior year of high school by getting organized for college and getting the scholarship you need to be sure you and your family can afford this next step of your education.

 
Proficiency and CDE Sponsors  
 

The Tennessee FFA Foundation secures financial resources for recognizing FFA member achievements, developing student leaders and supporting the future of agricultural education.  We accomplish this through our donors and sponsors who support 49 Proficiency Awards programs, 25 Career Development Events, 5 Star categories, 40 college scholarships and several other events, activities and programs at the regional, state and national levels.  Other major investments in our youth include leadership training sessions, Goodwill Tour by the state officer team, three regional awards banquets, state convention and enhancement of classroom curricula.

 
Press Releases  
  From time to time the Tennessee FFA Foundation, Inc. writes press releases to highlight our members' accomplishments. An archive of those press releases can be found by following this link.
 
Documents  
 
 
NameDateAddedSize
2013 Annual Report 10/2/2014 10:05:39 AM 4379 KB
2012 Annual Report 11/14/2012 11:08:10 AM 1661 KB
2011 Annual Report 7/16/2012 8:24:17 PM 2083 KB
Tennessee FFA Foundation Charter 7/16/2012 8:37:30 PM 66 KB
Tennessee FFA Foundation By-Laws 6/24/2014 9:27:12 AM 44 KB
Tax-exempt Letter 8/28/2012 9:52:32 AM 564 KB
Get Out the Vote 11/3/2014 10:13:33 AM 227 KB
National Vet Science Proficiency Winner 11/14/2014 1:58:33 PM 34 KB
 
CONTACT
 
 
Box 5034, TN Tech University
Cookeville, TN 38505-0001
Chelsea Rose
Executive Director
931-372-6029
Shannon Turner
Assistant
931-372-6050
 
     
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