This scholarship is named for Ralph Eckert, who served in the Soil Conservation Service in Warren County, PA from 1950-1966.  A Penn State graduate in Forestry, Mr. Eckert devoted his entire life to conservation issues.  The Warren County Conservation District is proud to offer this scholarship in his name, to promote the love of the outdoors, the conservation of the environment, and wise management of natural resources through education.

The Ralph G. Eckert Scholarship has been awarded annually since 1973 by the Warren County Conservation District to a deserving Warren County, Pennsylvania student planning to continue her/his education in a conservation related field or service.

The scholarship is a dedicated fund designed to provide for the immediate needs of Warren County students pursuing careers in conservation related fields, at the same time providing for the future needs of all Warren County residents by conserving our environment through education and service.

Donations to the Eckert Scholarship fund are accepted from environmentally concerned citizens at:

Warren County Conservation District

4000 Conewango Avenue

Warren, PA 16365