Eleven Nebraska FFA chapters and 16 FFA members were awarded funds through the 2020-21 Nebraska FFA Foundation local chapter grant program.
This program, in its fifth year, supports Nebraska agricultural education classrooms, FFA programs and individual student entrepreneurship Supervised Agricultural Experiences. Funds are provided by the Nebraska FFA Foundation and its general fund donors.
Local FFA Chapters and agricultural education classrooms receiving grants include:
Gordon Rushville, Welding Shop Ironworker
Local FFA members receiving grants for their Supervised Agricultural Experiences include:
Tagg Buechle, Valentine FFA, Woods and Metal Projects
Libby Wilkins, Ainsworth FFA, Libby’s Sweet Treats
Many of these grant recipients will be showcased on the Nebraska FFA Foundation website and social media throughout the next couple years. Applications for the 2021 Local Chapter Grant Program will open in April.
Complete list of recipients: