At least three scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded to graduating high school students accepted to an accredited college or university or registered students in their first through third years in an accredited college or university. Additionally, there will be one specific $1,000 scholarships (Martha Guerra-Arteaga) that will be awarded to one female student majoring in public affairs, communications or a natural resources conservation-related field of study.
2018 Scholarship Announcement
The National Organization of Professional Hispanic NRCS Employees (NOPHNRCSE) has the mission to motivate and mentor members for leadership roles to assist NRCS and partners in delivering natural resources conservation. Following our mission, NOPHNRCSE is proud to present the 2018 scholarship program.
This year NOPHNRCSE will award three $1,000.00 academic scholarships to qualified students that are pursuing a degree in Agriculture, Natural Resources, or Natural Resources Conservation related field of study at an accredited school of higher education.
The following is the scholarship application form and guidelines for completing and submitting the application. Due date for consideration is March 31, 2018:
For more information please contact:
Renae Nicholson at Scholarships@nophnrcse.org