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2023 VASWCD Scholarship

To all students interested in natural resources conservation, agriculture, and/or environmental studies, and their guidance counselors:

The Lord Fairfax Soil and Water Conservation District (LFSWCD) will be collecting applications on behalf of the Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts (VASWCD) for educational scholarships. The VASWCD will be allocating four $1,000 scholarships to statewide winners. The application for this scholarship is included and due back to LFSWCD by April 3rd, 2023. From there, the LFSWCD Board of Directors will choose one student to send forward to the state association.


In addition to advancing one student’s application to the state application review, LFSWCD will also be issuing two local scholarships – one to the student who is chosen to advance to state consideration, and another qualified student. The attached application will be used for the local scholarships as well.


Applications for the scholarships maybe be emailed to Allyson Ponn at: OR mailed to the following:

Lord Fairfax SWCD, 722-B East Queen Street, Strasburg, VA 22657


If you have any questions about the scholarships or the application process, please do not hesitate to contact the Lord Fairfax SWCD office.

Application Packet: 2023 Scholarship Application

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