April 17, 2018

You could represent the province at the Global Youth Institute

The Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture is sending two Saskatchewan students and their teachers/mentors, all expenses paid, to represent the province at the Global Youth Institute from October 17 to 20, 2018 in Des Moines, Iowa!

Selected students will interact with Nobel and World Food Prize Laureates and discuss pressing food security and agricultural issues with international experts. Students from around the world will connect, tour cutting-edge industrial and research facilities, and take part in symposium discussions with global leaders in science, industry and policy.

Eligibility: Saskatchewan students currently in grades 8 to 11, with a keen interest in agriculture and food security.

Application deadline is May 1, 2018.

Please forward this information to your networks and encourage eligible students to apply! The application form is attached. Note: Ministry of Agriculture and SCIC employees and their immediate family members are not eligible to apply.

To apply online or for more information:

Visit Saskatchewan.ca/thinkag

Contact Shayla Hertz, Provincial Agriculture Awareness Specialist, at thinkAG@gov.sk.ca or 306-787-9298