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 every year with the NOPHNRCSE scholarship program.

This year NOPHNRCSE will award a total of 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.

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.

Link below for the following scholarship application form and guidelines on how to complete and submit the application. Deadline to submit the application must be postmarked by May 1, 2020. 

2020_NOPHNRCSE and Martha Guerra-Arteaga Scholarship_Application….clicke HERE!

Main contact to send application packets:

Francisco Orsini Rodriguez 

Phone (260) 636-7682 Ext.8


Francisco Orsini Rodriguez

Albion Technical Team

100 E Park Drive

Albion, IN 46701

For more information regarding NOPHNRCSE Scholarship please contact:

Kellyam M. Valle-Cancel – Committee Chair
Phone (910)592-7963 – Ext 3279  Email:
Francisco Orsini Rodriguez – Committee Vice-Chair
Phone (260)636-7682 Ext.8 Email: