Each year, a new class of Young Apple Leaders is selected to participate in USApple’s annual Capitol Hill Day in Washington, DC, and engage in networking events with key influencers and other apple leaders.

Eligibility
Young apple growers who are at start of their career through approximately age 35 are eligible to participate. Those involved in apple packing, shipping, marketing, research and other areas are also encouraged to join the program. Contact Matthew Hendrickson at mhendrickson@usapple.org for more information.

Join the Program
Applications for the YAL program are accepted through December 31, 2019. To apply, download the application and send a completed copy to mhendrickson@usapple.org.