Welcome to the Tennessee Governor's School for the Agricultural Sciences (TGSAS) website. TGSAS, Penn State, and Virginia Polytechnic and State University have the only three Governor's Schools for Agriculture in the United States. The TGSAS experience provides a broad overview of the diverse fields of agriculture and natural resources. Interested high school students and their parents should review this website to learn more about requirements and the application process.
The 2017 Governor's School for the Agricultural Sciences will be hosted by the University of Tennessee at Martin June 3 - 30, 2017. Applications and School Counselor Instructions are now available.
Group Study Projects
Group Study Projects, or GSPs, are small, specialized groups taught by expert faculty from various Tennessee agricultural schools. These hands-on projects allow scholars to experience firsthand the science and technology associated with agriculture and natural resources management.