Career/Leadership Development Events (CDE/LDE) Intern
Indianapolis, IN
Job Description The National FFA is seeking applications from qualified individuals interested in a 4 1/2 month internship at the National FFA Center in Indianapolis, IN. The position will start the first week of July and end early-November.

The Awards and Recoginition team is looking for an Intern with knowledge of Career/Leadership Development Events (CDEs/LDEs) to assist with Convention Assistants, assist with the organization of portfolios/manuscripts, travel, order supplies and prepare convention materials. The intern serves as a communication liaison for superintendents and teachers. Exceptional organization and time management skills are critical for this position.

  • Manage, inventory and replenish CDE/LDE convention materials.
  • Manage CDE/LDE waivers.
  • Organize and communicate jugdes parking and student shuttle information.
  • Develop and manage CDE/LDE courier schedule and delivery checklist as well as oversee onsite management of courier deliveries.
  • Review portfolios/manuscripts and work with advisors/state staff to collect missing information as needed.
  • Organize portfolio/manuscript copies for the judges and compile the results of all judged portfolios/manuscripts.
  • Assist Education Specialist in gathering all outstanding CDE/LDE event materials, assuring all superintendents have the necessary documents on-site.
  • Assist in compiling and maintain all CDE/LDE Committee member travel information.
  • Able to work 8 hour days, Monday-Friday, Weekends before and after National FFA Convention & Expo
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

Enrollment in post-secondary studies required. Areas of preferred study include a variety of Agricultural programs including Ag Education or Event Management.


Knowledge of agricultural education, the National FFA Organization and Career/Leadership Development Events is helpful.
Job Type Internship