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American FFA Degree

American FFA Degree

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The American Degree is the highest degree awarded by the National FFA Organization and recognizes that an individual FFA member has demonstrated leadership abilities and outstanding achievements in agricultural business, production, processing and service programs. To be eligible, members must have earned and productively invested $7,500 through a supervised agricultural experience (SAE) program. Less than one in 156 FFA members advance through their local chapter and state FFA degree programs to earn this national degree.

American FFA Degree Recipients from Hempstead ISD:

  • David Schwarz - 2011
  • Brian DiIorio - 2009
  • Charles Hegemeyer - 2007
  • Jennifer Cooke - 2001