AWiA Youth Committee Applications

We are seeking young women who are passionate about our industry to be apart of our Inaugural AWiA Youth Committee. As a Committee member, you will have the opportunity to network and seek mentorship while having a positive impact on the next generation of women in ag.Seven young women will be selected to be apart of this inaugural committee and must commit to developing AWiA Youth for a period of two years. The Committee will be overseen and chaired by the AWiA Youth Development Officer and the Committee will meet monthly via teleconference.

These committee members will be under the age of 30 and seek to engage with youth at events such as field days, university O weeks, Ag days and local agricultural shows. The members of the youth committee must demonstrate a passion for the agriculture industry, a desire to encourage youth in agriculture and demonstrated ability for leadership and team work.

The roles and responsibilities of each committee member are to find and participate in at least 2 opportunities to engage with youth as a representative of AWiA each year, to brainstorm ideas for youth and community engagement and to represent AWiA in a professional manner.

To apply, you must be a Youth or Student member of AWiA.

Applications can be submitted online here .