Recognizing excellence in conservation district employees and board members, investing in future conservation professionals
NCDEA proudly sponsors the National Conservation District Professional Award and the National Conservation District Board Member Award to recognize professionalism and dedication in the people behind the nation’s conservation district programs.
Nominees are district professionals and board members who make the world a better place. They represent standards of excellence that all conservation district people can emulate.
The Don Aron Scholarship is an investment in the future of conservation! NCDEA honors the pivotal contributions of Don Aron while helping to support future conservation professionals.
Eligible applicants are conservation district employees or members of their immediate family who are participating in a resource conservation curriculum while enrolled in an accredited college or university.
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NCDEA President Rhonda Kelsch participated this morning on a Partner Panel with leadership from the National Conservation Partnership organizations of National Association of Conservation Districts, National Association of RC&D Councils, USDA-NRCS, and the National Association of State Conservation Agencies (NASCA), at the 2019 NASCA / National Watershed Coalition's Conservation Conference in Lexington, KY. #CDEmployeesAtWork ...
So many of you are deserving of this national recognition! We hope that you'll submit a nomination!Every year, the National Conservation Planning Partnership (NCPP) recognizes a producer and conservation planner for their commitment to conservation with the Hugh Hammond Bennett Award for Conservation Excellence. These awards are presented during the National Association of Conservation Districts’ (NACD) Appreciation Banquet at the NACD Annual Meeting.