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IMPORTANT INFORMATION About AgDiscovery Applications

Applicants can only apply to one AgDiscovery program each year. The programs are categorized in the three disciplines listed below. Applicants cannot repeat participation within the same discipline. For example, if a student has previously attended a program in the animal area of discipline, he or she is only eligible to participate in a program in one of the two remaining disciplines (agribusiness or combination).

Agribusiness
(focuses on the business aspects of agriculture)

Animal
(focuses on animal science and health)

Combination
(incorporates animal, plant, and agribusiness disciplines)

Delaware State University

Alcorn State University

California State University, Fresno


Florida A&M University

Coppin State University

 

Virginia State University

Iowa State University


Kentucky State University

Lincoln University



North Carolina State University



Prairie View A&M University



Purdue University



University of the Virgin Islands



Tuskegee University



University of Arizona



University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff


 

University of Hawaii at Mānoa



University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign



University of Maryland at College Park



University of Maryland Eastern Shore


Applicats must attend the pgoram in its entirety.
Applicants selected to attend the AgDiscovery program must attend the program in its entirety. Please do not apply if you have any obligations (such as vacation plans, summer camps, etc.) that will keep you from attending the entire AgDiscovery program, which includes weekends and opening-and closing-day activities.
Eligibility
Eligibility Specific eligibility requirements for admission apply to some of the participating universities. Please check that you meet the eligibility requirement for your selected school before submitting your application.
Elegibility Table
University/College Eligible Grades
Alcorn State University 7-10
California State University, Fresno 9-11
Coppin State University 8-11
Delaware State University
8-11
Florida A&M University
8-11
Iowa State University
9-11
Kentucky State University
9-11
Lincoln University – Missouri
7-11
North Carolina State University
9-11
Prairie View A&M University
9-11
Purdue University
9-11
Tuskegee University
9-11
University of Arizona
9-11
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
8-11
University of Hawaii at Mānoa
9-11
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 9-11
University of Maryland at College Park
9-11
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
8-11
University of the Virgin Islands
7-11
Virginia State University 9-11
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