FFA Pulse: December 2012

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Welcome to FFA Pulse, the National FFA Organization's new monthly e-newsletter customized to your area of interest. To subscribe, visit the FFA e-subscriptions page.

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Have an FFA news story or idea to share? Tell us about it. Email Julie Woodard, jwoodard@ffa.org with the details.

News and Announcements

Apply for 2013 scholarships

Diverse applicants. Diverse scholarships. Visit the scholarships webpage now for the 2013 online scholarship application and helpful tools. Top 2013 sponsors are Ford, John Deere, Tractor Supply and AGCO. See the guidebook for eligibility requirements. The submission deadline is 5 p.m. EST Feb. 15. The required Signature Page must be postmarked no later than Feb. 22.

Watch now: Become an associate FFA Alumni member

Associate membership is a five-year, no-cost membership for recent high school graduates to keep them connected with FFA and engaged with FFA Alumni. How do students take advantage of this opportunity? Click here to learn more!

Shop FFA!

Get gifts and alumni gear for the holiday season!

Order your FFA merchandise to receive by the holidays

Regular UPS ground shipments delivered Friday, Dec. 21

  • Order by Thursday, Dec. 13
    • Place telephone orders by 5:30 p.m. EST
    • Place online orders by 11:59 p.m. EST

Expedited UPS air shipments delivered Friday, Dec. 21

  • Order by Monday, Dec. 17
    • Place telephone orders by 5:30 p.m. EST
    • Place online orders by 11:59 p.m. EST

Regular or expedited orders placed on Dec.18 and later will not be delivered until after Jan. 8. The above dates are best estimates from UPS and can be delayed. To ensure Dec. 21 delivery, order early.

Enter the 2013 Chapter Tee Design Contest

Design it. Submit it. Win and Earn. If your T-shirt design is a top-six winner, your chapter will receive half of its first year’s profits. Entries due by Feb. 28. For details, visit www.FFA.org/ChapterTshirtContest.

GROW – Only 10 weeks to National FFA Week February 16 - 23

Act now, free shipping on 2013 FFA Week merchandise ends 11:59 p.m. EST on Dec. 31. Order now and save. This offer applies only to 2013 FFA Week materials.

National FFA Merchandise Center closes for holidays

The National FFA Merchandise Center will close at 5:30 p.m. EST on Dec. 21, 2012 and will reopen on Jan. 2, 2013.

Thank you!

The National FFA Merchandise Center would like to thank all of you for your support. We look forward to serving you in 2013. Wishing all of you a successful new year!