Grants & Scholarships

Grants & Scholarships

The URNRD provides conservation education to youth of the district regarding water quality, conservation, and stewardship. Utilizing hands-on activities, children are learning how to become involved and are encouraged to further develop their knowledge of conservation. 

Range Camp

The Upper Republican NRD provides scholarships to students who will attend the Nebraska Range Youth Camp held at Nebraska State 4-H Camp at Halsey, NE. The Range Camp provides hands-on experience with rangeland resources. Campers have the opportunity to learn about range plant identification, range sites and conditions, stocking rates as well as several other items of interest. Students should contact the NRD for more information.

S.C.O.R.E. Camp Scholarships

The Upper Republican NRD sponsors scholarships for the 7th & 8th Grade Field Trip the year the camp is in session. Students must apply for the scholarship. Once the scholarship has been approved the student must write an essay to the NRD about what they learned on their trip before reimbursement will be made.