College scholarships from Mountain Castles SWCD

IMG_5026Three $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to students in the District with a background in agriculture or natural resources conservation or to a student pursuing a major or career in one of these fields.

Preference will be given to students attending Virginia universities and to students having extra-curricular activities which support their interest in conservation.

2018 scholarship applications should be submitted to Mountain Castles SWCD by April 9, 2018.

The winning applicant will be recognized at the spring academic awards ceremony at his or her high school.  A check will be issued to the selected college or university on behalf of the student.  Questions may be directed to Tim Miller at trailrunner95@gmail.com.

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State-wide scholarships from the Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts  

In addition, the Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts is awarding four $1,000 scholarships state-wide.  Graduating high school seniors and university freshmen may apply.  More information about this scholarship opportunity may be found here.  All applications must be submitted to Mountain Castles SWCD by March 13, 2018. Questions may be directed to Tim Miller at trailrunner95@gmail.com.

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