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Winona County Soil & Water Conservation District

 P.O. Box 39, 400 Wilson Street

 Lewiston, MN 55952

 Phone: (507) 523-2171 Ext. 3

Conservation Legacy Scholarship:

Winona County SWCD Conservation Legacy Scholarship

The Winona County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) Conservation Legacy Scholarship was established in 2006 in memory of those lost and their great love and long-term devotion to conservation:

The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a graduating senior in Winona County with their post secondary educational plans in the field of natural resources.  

1. There will be one ($500.00) scholarship awarded.

2. The scholarship is given to a graduating senior and is not renewable.

3. The student must be majoring in at least a two year program of study.

4. The scholarship can be used for a four year college or university, community college, or technical college.  An individual seeking a conservation related field of study is preferred but not required.

5. In order to receive the scholarship, the recipient must have at least a “C” average in the first quarter or semester of study.

6. The recipient will receive the scholarship after this first quarter or semester of study upon receipt of the student’s transcript.

7. The selection of the scholarship recipient will be based on neatness of the application form, style and content of the letter, academic achievement, extra-curricular involvement, need, and future plans.

For more information or to donate to the scholarship fund, please contact the Winona County SWCD: phone (507) 523-2171 extension 3.

2018 Scholarship Application Form

This scholarship is funded primarily by donations.  If interested in donating, contact Wanda Anderson at 507-523-2171 ext. 101 or email at: