The International Leadership Seminar for State Officers empowers current and past state officers by providing them with global perspective.
Through this experience participants gain knowledge by visiting farms and agribusinesses, sharing in the local culture and developing themselves as culturally aware students.
The 2018 International Leadership Seminar for State Officers is headed to
South Africa from January 2-16, 2018! Through this experience, 75 past and present state FFA officers will have the opportunity to explore the beautiful scenery, culture, and agricultural pursuits that South Africa has to offer. The participant release form for ILSSO will be available on
August 1, and the online registration opens at
1:00 p.m. EDT on
Tuesday, August 15, 2017!
Participant Release Form - due Sept. 1!
Online Application Form - Available 1:00 p.m. EDT on August 15!
Written Cancellation Notice
Resources for Potential Applicants
2018 Traveler Information Guide
2018 Tentative Itinerary
Frequently Asked Questions
Payment and Cancellation Policy