Academic Scholarship

Thank you to all of our 2021 scholarship applicants. Winners will be announced soon.

Each year, through the Lindy Hamlett Education Scholarship Fund, the Piedmont Soil and Water Conservation District offers three $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors and college students. These scholarships give financial support to students planning to enroll or currently enrolled in a college curriculum related to natural resource conservation and/or environmental studies. Application materials are sent to local teachers and guidance counselors and are available at the Piedmont SWCD office. The awarded scholarship application is also eligible for the annual VASWCD Education Foundation scholarship awards.

Scholarship applications are due Thursday, April 1, 2021 to the Piedmont SWCD office, attn: Kelly Atkinson.  

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Scholarship 2021 Guidelines

Scholarship 2021 Application

Scholarship 2021 criteria check-list

Scholarship Essay Grading Rubric