The Tennessee Governor School for the Agricultural Sciences

About TGSAS Courses Group Study Projects Faculty and Staff Application Process

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.

Important Information

The Governor’s Schools Student Applications are set to launch October 1, 2022. The deadline for us to receive your application is January 13, 2023. Delegates or alternates will be notified by March 1, 2023.

The dates for Governor School held at UTM will May 27 - June 23, 2023 (tentative dates)

Questions? Email or Telephone: 731-881-7211

The Tennessee Governor School for the Agricultural Sciences
Dr. Joey E. Mehlhorn, Director
253 Brehm Hall
The University of Tennessee at Martin
Martin, TN 38238