$1,000 College Scholarships Available
Are you a college freshman or college sophomore (fall of 2017) majoring in a field that impacts natural resources, conservation or the environment?
Apply today for our $1,000 scholarship from the Douglas County Conservation District. This scholarship will be credited to your school to be put towards tuition. Send a letter to the district, explaining your future educational and professional plans, and how your current coursework relates to the conservation of natural resources. The letter should be one to three pages in length and must include a copy of your transcripts from previous course work.
To be eligible, you must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale and be majoring in a field that impacts natural resources and the environment, including but not limited to agriculture, agronomy, animal science, earth resources sciences, environmental science and engineering, forestry, horticulture, water resources, wildlife, soil science, watershed management or another related field.
First consideration will be given to students whose home residence is in Douglas County, Colorado and who graduated from a Douglas County high school.
Apply by May 31, 2017. Applicants will be notified of selection shortly thereafter. All letters of interest and transcripts can be mailed or emailed to:
Douglas County Conservation District
PO Box 688
Franktown CO 80116
If you have questions, please call 303-218-2622