Professional Development - Technical Training Scholarship
Scholarships are currently being offered to soil and water conservation district employees. These scholarships are designed to provide financial support to district employees to obtain technical training and enable district employees to continue to improve their technical skills in order to better serve the clients in their district.
Upcoming Qualified Training Events
Scholarship Application Due Date
Award Notification Date
Date of Event
|NCDA Agronomic Lab, 4300 Reedy Creek Road, Raleigh||April 13, 2018||April 27, 2018||May 8-9, 2018|
|Soil Health and Sustainability||Greenville Holiday Inn||Feb. 23, 2018||March 9, 2018||March 27-29, 2018|
Links will provide event agenda, location and registration.
Application Signature Page (if electronic signatures can not be obtained)
What will be included in the scholarship?
The scholarship will include the applicants registration fee to attend continuing education at the specified event as well as subsistence costs pursuant to NC Office of State Budget and Management policies. The subsistance costs will be paid to the applicant through reimbursement.
How will district employee be reimbursed?
All eligible reimbursements shall be submitted on proper forms and include supporting documentation. All travel reimbursement will be directly deposited; with the first request for travel reimbursement district employees must complete a Substitute W-9 Form and the direct deposit form posted below.
- Form W-9: Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification *NEW
- Direct deposit form for district employee travel
- Travel reimbursement form *Updated January 2018
guidance to complete the travel reimbursement form *Updated January 2018
Please mail original reimbursement requests with signatures to:
Division of Soil and Water Conservation
Attn: Heather Reichert
1614 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699919.707.3774