Request for Proposal: National Youth Summit on Agri-Science

The National 4‑H Conference Center invites you to submit a workshop proposal for the 2019 National Youth Summit on Agri-Science, to be held at the National 4‑H Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland. The NYS on Agri-Science takes place January 10-13, 2019. Attendees are immersed in an agenda focused on agriculture, food security and sustainability while also learning about careers in agri-science. Interested youth and adult teams have an opportunity to submit a proposal for the NYS on Agri-Science by October 26, 2018.

The target audience are youth in grades 9–12, and each 50-minute workshop will have an average of 20 – 30 participants. It is highly recommended that workshops include a 15-minute, hands-on activity as part of the session plus handouts/outlines for participants to take home.

For Questions Please Contact:
Freeman Thompson
Director, Center Events
fthompson@4hcenter.org
301-961-2917
National 4‑H Conference Center
7100 Connecticut Ave.
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Registration Scholarships Presented by Bayer

Each selected proposal will receive four (4) registration scholarships (excluding donor submitted workshops).
These scholarships include:

  • Three nights lodging (Thursday – Sunday) at the National 4‑H Conference Center
  • All meals (Thursday dinner through Sunday lunch)
  • Workshop & activity materials
  • Professional facilitators
  • All application taxes and fee
  • Local transportation for Summit tours

Bayer registration scholarships do not include travel to/from the Summit. Applicants will be notified if proposal was selected by November 9th. Selected proposal applicants must register their four scholarship attendees online by 11:59 PM EST on December 7th in order to take advantage of the Bayer registration scholarships.