Wisconsin FFA Foundation Accepting Applications for SAE Grants

The Wisconsin FFA Foundation is seeking applicants for their 2014 Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE) Grant Program. The application can be found at www.wisconsinffa.org/programs and must be postmarked by November 17, 2014.

SAE Grants are available in four different categories: aquaculture, dairy, organic agriculture, and start-up. Funds for these grants are provided by Foremost Farms USA, Nasco, Organic Valley, Saputo Cheese USA, Sartori, ST Paper, We Energies, Wisconsin Aquaculture Association and the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board.

To be eligible for the grants, students must be a current FFA member in grades 7 through 11 during the 2014-2015 school year. Questions can be directed to the Wisconsin FFA Foundation at info@wisconsinffafoundation.org or 608-831-5058.

For more information about providing SAE Grants to Wisconsin FFA members, visit http://wisconsinffafoundation.org/partnership_options/ or contact Sara Schoenborn at 608-831-5058 or sschoenborn@wisconsinffafoundation.org.

The Wisconsin FFA Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) organization, unites individuals, organizations and companies who share a common interest in the advancement of agriculture and community leadership through FFA. You can support today’s FFA members by supporting the programs that have been core tenets of the FFA: proficiency awards, career development events, state FFA degrees, sectional leadership workshops, scholarships, chapter awards, agri-science fair, state FFA convention and state officer support. Learn more about the Wisconsin FFA Foundation and sponsorship opportunities by visiting www.wisconsinffafoundation.org.