Many fields of study can lead to a career in agriculture or conservation.  Education in natural resource management, forestry, environmental sciences, agricultural engineer are just a few areas of study covered by the field of conservation. 

Bookcliff Conservation District: Click here for the scholarship for Grand Valley, Rifle and Coal Ridge High Schools. 

Mount Sopris Conservation District: Click here for scholarship. Awards a $1000 scholarships to a graduating senior within the district. 

South Side Conservation District offers a $500 grant to a teacher and classroom to expand their curriculum to include agriculture, science activities or field trips.  

Click on the applications for more information.   


 Camp Rocky

Camp Rocky is a week long, residential camp for 14 through 19 year olds who enjoy the outdoors and are interested in natural resources.  The camp is located just outside Divide, Colorado.  Camp Rocky's professional staff helps participants learn about their environment through hands-on experiences.  The students work in teams, making new friends from across Colorado.  Each year, new and returning students choose one of the following resource fields for their area of focus.  Recreation Management, Forest Management, Rangeland Science, Soil and Water Conservation, Fish & Wildlife Management.  

Scholarship Information is available for youth by calling 404-3439. 

Camp Rocky Application