SAE-based Awards

Students who conduct an SAE and keep good records of their progress are eligible for awards at the local, state and national levels.

Agricultural Proficiency Awards
Recognizes FFA who have developed proven, specialized skills through their SAEs.

American FFA Degrees
The highest honor an FFA member can receive. Recipients must demonstrate managerial and financial expertise through their SAE.

American Star Awards
Star award finalists are selected based on the quality of their American FFA Degree applications.

Risk Management Essay Contest
Recognizes FFA members who understand risk management principles and how to apply them to their SAEs.​​​