Veteran Scholarships Available for Sustainable Ag Conference
Chattanooga, Tennessee ~ January 2018
Veteran Application Form

Limited scholarships are available for military veterans who would like to attend Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group's (SAWG) annual Practical Tools and Solutions for Sustaining Family Farms Conference.

Please answer the following questions in as much detail as possible.
Selection of participants is competitive and will be based in part on the information you provide below.

NOTE: If your spouse or farm partner will attend with you they must submit a separate application.

Will your spouse or farm partner be attending?
If you check "Yes" you MUST fill out a separate application for your spouse or farm partner.

In which branch of the military did you serve?


Were you awarded a Service Connected Disability or Line of Duty (LOD) from injuries or wounds incurred while serving in the military?

Please briefly describe the nature of the event:

Are you currently farming?

If so, how long have you been farming?


What are you currently producing or planning to produce? (Please check all that apply.)

What are your top three information needs?

Have you attended the SSAWG Conference before?

How will attending the SSAWG Conference help you expand or improve your farm?:

To be considered for the full scholarship during the SSAWG Conference I agree to participate in a 20 minute interview with NCAT and UofA staff about my farming operation.

Required anti-spam question:
Time to send it to us:

Please note:
Applicants will be notified no later than December 13th, 2017 about the status of their scholarship application.
• Attendees are responsible for their travel to and from the event.
• Registration is limited and NCAT reserves the right to select those people it deems would benefit most by this event.

Any questions?

Contact Margo Hale,, (479) 442-9824

...and remember:

Thank you! The application period for the 2018 SAWG Conference is now closed.