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Whether You Attended Convention or Not…
Visit the official convention website at http://convention.ffa.org for tons of new features! Teacher workshops, photos, videos and more!

And don't forget – you can purchase photos. Find great pictures from the sessions, CDEs, Days of Service and general candid shots. They make great gifts and are perfect for scrapbooking your convention experience. Exclusive video and audio clips include highlights from the general sessions, the official theme song video and the national officer election. Check out the blogs and take part in the convention survey.

Teachers, don't miss out! For the first time ever, teacher workshops from convention are posted online with video and audio. And you'll want to sign up for the podcasts because we'll be posting more videos and audio throughout the year. Watch for new FFA Today! episodes and convention rebroadcasts on RFD-TV starting in 2008.

Looking for Holiday Gift Ideas?
You've come to the right place! Let FFA Unlimited be your one-stop shopping for all your holiday surprises for family and friends. Check out FFA Marketplace for great gift ideas.

And, if you have trouble making up your mind, buy an FFA gift certificate, available in denominations of $10, $20, $50 and $100. Gift certificates purchased in the 2007-2008 school year must be used by July 31, 2008. Gift certificates are not redeemable for cash and may only be used for official FFA merchandise. Visit www.ffamarketplace.org today!

Reminder to All FFA Advisors
2008 National FFA Week (February 16-23, 2008) will be here sooner than you think. Save the last-minute rush and get your orders in before the end of the year!
   
http://www.ffaunlimited.org/gold-supplies-ffa-week.html

Scholarships Available!
In 2008 the National FFA Organization's scholarship program will award approximately $2 million to eligible FFA members and other agriculture students enrolling in post-secondary education.

Last year approximately one out of every four students who applied for the program received a scholarship. In 2008, more than 10,000 students are expected to apply for approximately 1,800 available scholarships, ranging in value from $1,000 to full tuition at Johnson and Wales University.

More details about these and other National FFA Organization scholarship opportunities, including guidebook listing eligibility criteria, an online application and a list of participating Ford dealers, will be available at www.ffa.org after Dec. 1, 2007.

Contact scholarships@ffa.org for more information. Applications must be submitted and signature pages postmarked by February 15, 2008!