Welcome to the Worcester County Conservation District

Scholarships

Please contact Lisa.trotto@ma.usda.gov if you have additional questions.

You may mail your package to:

WCCD Board of Supervisors
52 Boyden Road, Suite 107
Holden, MA 01520

The 2017 Annual WCCD Scholarship is a one time scholarship in the amount of $500.00 awarded to a high school senior whose permanent address is in Worcester County MA.

  • Applicants need to be a high school senior who will be entering college in September 2017 and majoring in Natural Resource Conservation, Agriculture or Environmental Science.
  • Applicants need to provide an essay consisting of at least 300 words explaining why he or she is interested in pursuing the chosen degree and how it will apply to his or her career plans.
  • A signed and sealed transcript is needed from the applicant’s current high school.
  • One letter of recommendation is needed from a teacher, guidance counselor, athletic coach or employer.
  • Deadline for application is June 1, 2017.
    Click here for the application cover sheet to accompany the above items.