Students seeking to further their education in conservation or environmental fields have time to apply for two local scholarships through the Warren County Conservation District.
The deadline to apply for the Ralph G. Eckert Scholarship, awarded annually by the WCCD to a deserving county high school senior planning to continue her/his education in a conservation related field or service or college student already studying in that area, and the Warren County Council of Sportsmen’s Clubs Scholarship, available to high school seniors residing in Warren County who wish to enter college to pursue an environmental or conservation related degree, is 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 1. Students may apply for both scholarships.
Additional information and application packages are available by contacting the Warren County Conservation District office at 814-726-1441 or www.wcconservation.net. Students may also inquire at their high school’s guidance office.