Sample Proficiency Awards
Agriculture teachers/FFA advisors deal with lots of forms – applications, awards, scholarships, etc. Provided below are samples of high-quality, completed forms for a variety of activities. Provide to students as examples of superior level work for classroom and FFA activities. These samples are not intended to show how to win awards but rather how to effectively communicate about SAE programs, goals and outcomes, especially to those outside of agricultural education and FFA.

Sample Proficiency Awards
  • Agricultural Communications - Placement (PDF)
  • Agricultural Mechanics Energy Systems - Placement (PDF)
  • Agricultural Processing Entrepreneurship - Example (PDF)
  • Agricultural Sales Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Agricultural Services Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Beef Production Entrepreneurship - Example Application (PDF)
  • Diversified Horticulture Entreprenuership - Example Application (PDF)
  • Diversified Horticulture Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Diversified Livestock Production Entrepreneurship - Example Application (PDF)
  • Environmental Science & Natural Resources Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Equine Science Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Floriculture Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Food Science and Technology Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Forest Management & Products - Placement (PDF)
  • Home and Community Development - Placement (PDF)
  • Landscape Management Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Nursery Operations Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Outdoor Recreation Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Sheep Production Entrepreneurship - Example Application (PDF)
  • Small Animal Production & Care Placement - Example Application (PDF)
  • Speciality Crop Production Entrepreneurship - Example Application (PDF)
  • Turf Grass Management Entrepreneurship - Example Application (PDF)
American Degree Example & Helpful Hints 
  • Ag Placement, American Degree - Example (XLS)
  • Ag Placement, Star Battery - Example (XLS)
  • Agribusiness, American Degree - Example (XLS)
  • Agribusiness, Star Battery - Example (XLS)
  • Agriscience, American Degree - Example (XLS)
  • Agriscience, Star Battery - Example (XLS)
  • American Degree Lessons(PDF)
  • Farmer, American Degree - Example (XLS)
  • Farmer, Star Battery - Example (XLS)
Agriscience Examples & FFA Scholarship Example 
  • Example 1 (PDF)
  • Example 2 (PDF)
  • Scholarship SAE Example (XLS
Common Skills and Proficiencies (PDF