Branch Out with a 2024 Camp Canopy Scholarship – Sponsored by Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District


The Geauga Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is pleased to offer scholarship funding for the 2024 Camp Canopy, held Sunday, June 9th – Friday, June 14th at FFA Camp Muskingum located on the shores of Leesville Lake in Carroll County.  This weeklong camp is sponsored by the Ohio Forestry Association and open to incoming high school freshmen through graduating seniors this year.  Students will explore many branches of forestry and wildlife including tree identification, wildlife species management, forest products, insects, amphibians, dendrology, and fungi, to name a few.  Campers will have the opportunity to learn firsthand about Ohio’s forests and natural resources through engaging activities, woodland hikes, demonstrations, and outdoor experiences taught by resource professionals.  Camp Muskingum provides clean, comfortable accommodations and delicious meals, along with recreational activities such as swimming, fishing, challenge courses, boating, paddleboarding, kayaking, and entertaining evening programs.

Applicants must be a current Geauga County resident and enrolled in high school at the time of camp.  Students who have completed eighth grade through seniors graduating this year are welcome to apply.  Scholarship applications are due to the District by Friday, May 3rd.  For more information and the scholarship application, visit geaugaswcd.com or contact gprunty@geauga.oh.gov or (440) 834-1122.  Don’t miss this experience of a lifetime offering college scholarships, career interest opportunities, and lasting friendships and memories!


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