The California Association FFA sends delegates to National FFA Convention annually to serve as the voice for the state's entire membership in matters of organizational business.
The cost varies year to year. Students are expected to travel as part of the California State Organized trip to convention. The cost is approximately $1,200 (based on typical trip prices)
Please do not send money with the application. The registration fee should be sent with your chapter's general National Convention registration.
Hold the Chapter FFA Degree at the time application is made.
Be a junior or senior in high school at the time of service as a national convention delegate.
Be an FFA member in good standing with the state association at both the time of application and the time of service.
Agree to travel to and from the national convention as part of the state association's sponsored trip, at his/her own expense, without compensation or reimbursement from the state organization.
Attend the state leadership conference immediately preceding the national convention at which the student proposes to serve as a delegate.
Agree to participate, at his/her own expense, in the National Delegate Training held shortly before the national convention where he/she shall serve as a delegate.
Agree to have no other activities while back at National Convention that would conflict with your duties as a National Delegate. This includes participation in a national Career Development Event or Leadership Development Event.
How to Apply:
Complete the entire California State FFA National Delegate Application and submit online.
Upload the Medical Release Waiver and Signature Page to the online application.
The application and accompanying information MUST be submitted by June 1