|Conservation scholarships applications being accepted|
The Pendleton County Conservation District will be accepting applications for three scholarships of $1,000 each to be given by the Ky. Association of Conservation District Auxiliary. Will Browning, chairperson of the Pendleton Conservation District, says that the deadline for taking applications is at the closing of business on February 27, 2013 in Bowling Green.
The Soil Conservation Natural Resources Scholarship is for any student currently enrolled in college and has declared a major in the field of agriculture or related fields.
The George Crafton Scholarship is for a high school senior that will be entering college this fall, enrolled in the area related to agriculture or natural resources.
The Natural Resources Scholarship is for non-traditional students, at least twenty-five years of age and pursuing an undergraduate degree in agriculture or related natural resources.
Participation is state-wide, you may receive one of the scholarships, but you can't if you don't apply! Applications are easy to complete. If you are interested, pick one up at the Conservation District Office, 814 US South, Falmouth or call 859-654-3376, ext. 3 and one can be mailed to you.
Applications for the George Crafton Scholarship (high school seniors) are available at the Pendleton High School Guidance Counselor office. Again the deadline is February 27, 2013. You can either mail or bring your conpleted application to out office.
All programs and services are offered on a non-discriminatory basis.