SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Commissioner’s School for Ag Now Accepting Applications

Here to tell us more about the South Carolina Commissioner’s School for Agriculture is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers.

  • The South Carolina Commissioner’s School for Agriculture application is live now. The program will be held either virtually or in-person July 24-30th.
  • SCCSA is a summer program held at Clemson university for rising 11th and 12th grade students interested in agriculture. The program strives to provide a challenging and enriching college-based experience through daily curriculum, farm visits, leadership activities, and more.
  • Students will be able to choose from emphasis areas including: Livestock Production, Forestry and Natural Resources, and Plant Science
  • Last year, we had to make the unfortunate decision to cancel the program due to COVID-19. This year, we are looking forward to either hosting students on Clemson’s campus, or virtually. More to come on this.
  • To find out more about the program and to apply, please visit
  • Please note that applications are due by April 16th, 2021.