2012 Collegiate Discussion Meet--Oct. 16, 2012 in Laramie
The Collegiate Discussion Meet contest is designed to simulate a committee meeting where discussion and active participation are expected from each college-age participant. This competition is evaluated on an exchange of ideas and information on a pre-determined topic. The judges are looking for the contestant that offers constructive criticism, cooperation, and communication while analyzing agricultural problems and developing solutions. The competition is open to all University of Wyoming and Wyoming junior college students with a major or minor in agriculture.
The 2012 YF&R Collegiate Discussion Meet is Oct. 16, 2012 at the
UW College of Agriculture and Natural Resources in Laramie. Application deadline is Oct. 5, 2012. The winner will receive a $300 cash prize and expense reimbursement to the national competition Feb. 8-11, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona
The winner of the WyFB Collegiate Discussion Meet will receive:
- $300 cash prize from Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation
- Trip to the American Farm Bureau Federation YF&R Conference held in February to compete in the national competition for college scholarships
In the event any of the above event prizes/awards are unavailable, WyFB reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable value in its sole discretion.
The runner-up receives:
- $150 cash award from the Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation
2011 Collegiate Discussion Meet, Orlando, Florida
The winner was Emily Krueger of Ohio.