Boots2Roots is a career development opportunity designed to enable veterans to prepare for careers in agriculture and food systems by earning undergraduate degrees in agriculture and related sciences. In addition to earning their bachelor of science degrees, Boots2Roots students enjoy a variety of career support services:
Additionally, female and/or Hispanic-identified students are eligible for:
This project is funded by the USDA NIFA Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) Education Grants Program project 2015-38422-24072.
Our collaboration involves faculty members from the Texas State University Department of Agriculture, Department of Occupational, Workforce, and Leadership Studies, and Department of Geography.