Anderson Soil & Water Conservation District (ASWCD) strives to educate the citizens of Anderson County on the importance of preserving our natural resources.  We are proud to announce ASWCD will award a $1000 scholarship in memory of Mr. Don McPhail an a $1000 scholarship in memory of Mr. Freddy Major. We will choose two (2) Anderson County senior students to receive one award each.

Mr. McPhail and Mr. Major served as a Commissioner on the ASWCD Board and dedicated most of their adult lives to agricultural and conservation programs in Anderson County.

Applicants will be considered with emphasis on the following areas:

  1. Agricultural background and related activities
  2. Scholastic achievement
  3. Financial need
  4. Extra-curricular activities


Applications are due by APRIL 6TH, 2020

Please contact Racquel Slaton at the conservation district office at (864) 844-8222 if you need any additional information on the scholarship. Previous recipients can not apply.