The Warren County Conservation District is still accepting Ralph G. Eckert and Warren County Council of Sportsmen’s Clubs Scholarship applications until March 1, 2021 by 4:00pm.
If you are a high school senior in Warren County or a college student in an environmental field you’re eligible to apply for the Ralph G. Eckert Scholarship which is awarded annually by the Warren County Conservation District to a deserving county high school senior planning to continue her/his education in a conservation related field or service.
The Conservation District is proud to offer a scholarship in the name of Ralph Eckert, who served in the Soil Conservation Service in Warren County from 1950-1966. This scholarship helps to promote love of the outdoors, and the conservation of natural resources through education.
In addition, The Warren County Council of Sportsmen’s Clubs has entrusted the Warren County Conservation District with the responsibility of awarding their scholarships. This opportunity is available to high school seniors residing in Warren County who wish to enter college to pursue an environmental or conservation related degree.
Students can each apply for both scholarships. If you need additional information or an application package, please contact the Warren County Conservation District office at 814-726-1441 or www.wcconservation.net. Students should also inquire at their high school’s guidance office.