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2021 FFA Essay Contest

You Could Win $7,500 for Your Chapter

Contest Entry Details

We’re awarding a total of $15,000 to three FFA chapters to help fund educational projects and initiatives! We know the pandemic has made it challenging for many chapters to host fundraisers. We hope these funds ensure you don’t miss out on any learning opportunities. Here’s what your chapter could win:

  • First place: $7,500
  • Second place: $5,000
  • Third place: $2,500
To enter, submit an essay (1,000 words or less) or a video (5 minutes or less) responding to the following prompt by April 19, 2021 at 5 p.m. CDT. Students must be active FFA members in the 2021-2022 school year to be eligible to enter the contest.

  • What lessons has the agriculture industry learned from the COVID-19 pandemic? How can we use these learnings to create a more sustainable industry in the future?

The FFA Essay Contest is part of Culver’s Thank You Farmers Project. The National FFA Organization and National FFA Foundation are not responsible for this promotion. For more information, read the official rules.