2017 Texas 4-H Livestock Ambassador Short Courses

2017 Texas 4-H Livestock Ambassador Short Courses

Location:  Texas A&M University
Dates:  July 17-20, 2017
Cost: $250

Location:  Texas Tech University or West Texas A&M University
Dates:  July 24-27, 2017
Cost: $250

Selection Criteria:

  • Senior age (14-18) 4-H youth that have exhibited a superior level of ambition regarding his/her livestock projects
  • Students with a profound interest in animal science and animal production
  • Students have shown advanced leadership qualities and a willingness to help others
  • Top 25% class rank
  • 2017 applicants will submit a 2-minute video introduction and justification video along with their application.


Application Process:

  1. Applicant goes to: http://tamuag.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0JPBcTafCz8b52J
  2. Student will complete the application and enter the contact information of supervising County Extension Agent
  3. CEA will be automatically emailed a recommendation survey
  4. A selection committee will review the applications and accept 25 participants per university
  5. Applications are due June 2, 2017. Applicants will be notified by June 16, 2017 regarding application result

If you have any questions regarding the program please feel free to contact Billy Zanolini at the below:

Billy Zanolini, PhD
Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist
Youth Livestock and Agriculture
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
4180 State Highway 6
College Station, TX 77845

Tel. 979.458.0466
Cell: 940-886-7129
Fax. 979.845.6495


E-Mail:  wfzanolini@ag.tamu.edu

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