Scholarships that are now available:

On the evening of December 1st , the Kentucky Bluegrass Chapter of Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS) will present the $1000 Bailey/Zimmerman Scholarship, and $1000 Kentucky Bluegrass Chapter Scholarship. Students eligible are undergraduate agriculture or natural resource students enrolled in a college or university in Kentucky during the fall of 2017.  Current high school students taking college credits are not eligible. 

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Deadline to Submit: Applications must be post marked no later than November 17, 2017. 

The Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts Auxiliary sponsors three $1,000 scholarships annually.

  • George Crafton Scholarship – for graduating high school seniors
  • Natural Resources Scholarship – for college students
  • Non-Traditional Student Scholarship – for college students who are at least 25 years old

For scholarship rules and instructions or an application, click here to visit the KY Division of Conservation webpage.

Bonnie Plants, a greenhouse grower, based in Union Springs, Alabama offers a $1,000 awards through The Cabbage Program to third grade students in every state. Teachers can sign up their classes for the program at