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Ohio FFA

State Convention

May 4-5, 2017 – Ohio State Fairgrounds, Columbus, Ohio

2017 Convention Schedule
Workshop Descriptions
2017 Items of Business
Minutes from 88th Convention
Reserved Seating Chart

Convention Expo
To request exhibitor information for the Expo at the Ohio FFA Convention, contact Brenda Correll.

Pre-registration for the 89th Ohio FFA Convention will open March 13, 2017 and will remain open until April 16, 2017. If you are ordering a parking pass, you must pre-register. After April 16th, you may only register at the convention site in the Celeste Center. If you have any questions, please contact Brenda Correll.

  • FFA members $25.00
  • Advisors, parents & chaperones $7.00
  • Parking pass $15

Housing and Dining
Experience Columbus

Year-in-Review Photo Submission
The Ohio FFA Association is asking FFA chapters to submit photos for the Year In Review video presentation at this year’s convention. If you would like to submit a photo, please follow these guidelines. Photos not adhering to these guidelines will not be used. Submit photos by April 1, 2017 to
Katy Endsley.

Band, Chorus, Talent
Applications are due March 1, 2017. Notification of members selected will be posted on the web no later than April 15, 2017.

State FFA Band Application
State FFA Choir Application
State FFA Talent Application

Agriscience Fair
All Information for the Ohio Agriscience Fair
Application (online) – Due March 15, 2017

Official FFA Charities
FFA chapters will be recognized during the Ohio FFA Convention for donating $200 or more during the school year to a Children’s Hospital in the Miracle Network and/or CWS-CROP. To be recognized during the convention, FFA chapters must submit their payment by April 1st. When making payments to one of the following hospitals or to CWS-CROP, please include a letter indicating the donation is coming from an FFA Chapter as well as emailing a copy of the letter and/or check to Brenda Correll.

Convention Informational Letters
Final letter to advisors
Proficiency Display Instructions for Top 4 Finalists
Proficiency Interview Schedule by Area
Proficiency Interview Schedule by Student
National Chapter Interviews (Premier Chapter State Finalists)
Gold Medal Chapters
Star American FFA Degree Awards
Star State FFA Degree Awards
National Winners Recognition
Newly Chartered Chapters
CROP/CWS Award Chapters
Children’s Hospital Award Chapters
FFA Camp Discovery Award Chapters
Foundation Chapter Trust Award
Ohio FFA Fights Hunger Chapters
WLC Scholarships
Selected Talent Acts
Selected Band & Chorus members (Band members please bring a music stand) – Practice and Performance Schedule
National Band/Chorus information