February 12 update
Participation Eligibility: Ages 14-17; grades 9-11
Dates of the Hawaii AgDiscovery program: July 7-20, 2013
Helpful hints on application process:
HADP 2013 Helpful Hints
This is an outreach program to help students (ages 14-17) learn about careers in animal science, veterinary medicine, agribusiness and plant pathology. This 2-4 week program allows participants to live on a college campus and learn about agricultural science from university professors, practicing veterinarians and professionals working for the U.S. government.
- The program is free (tuition, room & board, lab supplies); students pay only the cost of their transportation to/from college campus of choice.
- UH Manoa is a participating college.
- Application available online.
- A complete application package (consisting application, two-page essay, and three character references) must be received by the USDA-APHIS Office no later than March 23, 2013.