Phase 2 Business Planning Course

Option 1
  • Applications for tuition waivers for Phase 2 will be accepted on a rolling basis year-round. Please note a $10 fee is associated with the application.
  • If accepted, tuition-waived participants are required to attend Basic Training (orientation) and Graduation in person.
  • Cohorts begin each January and August.
    • Applications for Cohort 14 are due June 2nd.


Option 2
  • Pay the tuition, skip the application process, and bypass the in-person basic Training and Graduation requirements.
    • Tuition for Cohort 14 is due by June 30th.


Phase 3 Agriculture Production Course

Option 1 
  • Complete all Phase 2 requirements by the established deadlines, submit a complete business plan by Week 16, and actively participate in all program activities (team project, Individual Education Planning, Webinars, etc.) to waive the $900 tuition for the Phase 3 course.
Option 2
  • Successfully complete the Phase 2 Business Planning course and pay the $900 tuition to Phase 3.

Phase 4 Mentor Training Program

  • Graduate from Phase 2 & Phase 3 and apply for the MTP program

 BGBG Cohort 12 Applicant Webinar

  • For those interested in applying for Cohort 13 of the BattleGround to Breaking Ground Program register for this webinar.