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AgDiscovery Program

The AgDiscovery 2021 application period is now closed.

AgDiscovery is a unique opportunity for students to explore agricultural sciences, and gain knowledge about careers in animal and plant disciplines, wildlife management, veterinary medicine, biotechnology, entomology, food safety, food production, agribusiness, forestry, and MUCH more! Students experience hands-on learning workshops, behind-the-scenes tours, laboratory and field exercises, in addition to a variety of cultural and teambuilding activities.

AgDiscovery 2021 Flyer 
AgDiscovery 2021 Brochure  NOTE: The correct dates for the Virginia State University program is JULY 14-23, 2021.

AgDiscovery Program Updates

Due to the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic crisis, the universities listed below will be hosting a virtual AgDiscovery camp experience.  SELECTED applicants will be notified by the respective universities the week of April 16, 2021.  If you have any questions about the virtual camps, please contact the university coordinator listed on the 2021 AgDiscovery brochure

  1. University of Arizona
  2. University of Hawaii
  3. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  4. University of Maryland College Park
  5. The University of the Virgin Islands
  6. Iowa State University
  7. Fresno State University
  8. Virginia State University
  9. Alcorn State University
  10. Prairie View A&M University
  11. Tuskegee University 
  12. Purdue University 
  13. Fort Valley State University
  14. North Carolina State University
  15. Florida A&M University
  16. Coppin State University
  17. Delaware State University
  18. Lincoln University

The universities listed below will be hosting an on-campus (in person) AgDiscovery camp experience.

  1. Kentucky State University
  2. University of Arkansas Pine Bluff
  3. University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Due to the volume of applications submitted to the AgDiscovery program, regrettably, we will not be able to transfer applications from one location to a different location.  Your understanding during this unfortunate situation is greatly appreciated.

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