Scholarships are available on a first come, first served basis until May 21 from the Twin Platte Natural Resources District for junior high and high school students who attend one of two camps held in June 2013.
The 50th annual Range Youth Camp will take place June 10-14 at the State 4-H Camp near Halsey. Range Youth Camp is for youth from 14-18 years of age. The camp features information on range management, conservation, ecology, animal science, and wildlife on Nebraska’s most extensive natural resource – rangelands.
The cost and TPNRD scholarship for the camp is $275 per student. Registration covers meals, lodging and camp activities, but not transportation to and from the camp. Visit the www.nesrm.org website for more Range Youth Camp information.
The Adventure Camp about the Environment (ACE Camp) will be held June 16-19, 2013 at the State 4-H Camp near Halsey. The ACE Camp is for students who have completed 6th, 7th or 8th grade this year and want to learn more about natural resources while having an adventure at camp.
The cost and TPNRD scholarship for the camp is $190 per student. The registration covers meals, lodging and camp activities, but not transportation to and from the camp. Visit the http://nrdnet.org/education.php website for more ACE Camp information.
Contact the TPNRD office or visit www.tpnrd.org before the May 21 deadline to download a scholarship application.