Conservation Districts of Iowa is sponsoring the conservation and agriculture scholarships again in 2019. The scholarships are offered to graduating Iowa high school seniors for their first year of education on the college level pursuing programs of study in any field of agriculture or conservation. Polk County seniors should submit their application to

Polk Soil & Waters Conservation District

1513 N Ankeny Blvd. STE 3

Ankeny, Iowa 50023

Applications should be submitted no later than February 15, 2019. The applicant that is chosen will receive $300.00 from the District, and then move on to possibly be awarded the CDI scholarship as well. Three scholarships will be awarded on the state level in the amounts of $3,000, $2,000, and $1,000. The 2019 scholarship application, judging criteria and selection process are available online at

The application and rules for applying are located below. For any questions, contact the us at 515-964-1883 x 3.

Scholarship Application

Rules for Applying

Everyone lives in a watershed; do you know your watershed?