The Day-Frederick Award

Each year the Minnesota FFA Alumni & Supporters recognizes individuals who have dedicated a lifetime of service to the FFA Organization and the FFA Alumni and Supporters with the Day-Frederick Award.

Who is that person that always says YES when asked to do something, or that is always there lending a hand, encouraging a member or giving support. These are the people you should nominate!

Nominations are due January 31st each year.

The award is presented during the Minnesota FFA Alumni and Supporters Annual Conference with recognition at the Minnesota FFA State Convention.

To nominate a candidate for the Day-Frederick Award, please visit the online form located here. Day- Fredrick Award Nomination

Past Recipients:

  • 2023 – Denny Bjorkland
  • 2022 – Dr. Roland Peterson
  • 2021 – Doug Hanson
  • 2020 – Kevin Dahlman
  • 2019 – Joel Larsen
  • 2018 – Craig Colbenson
  • 2017 – Greg Gosen
  • 2016 – Tom Appel
  • 2015 – James Ertl
  • 2014 – Ed Terry
  • 2013 – Lyle Westrom
  • 2012 – Chuck Erickson
  • 2011 – Marv Ziner
  • 2010 – Steve Pooch
  • 2009 – Paul Day and Ed Frederick