Apply for a Scholarship
We invite you to apply or advise a horticultural student of the benefits of this scholarship. Scholarships are awarded, through a competitive process, administered by a selection committee based on academics, character, determination, probability of a career in horticulture, and financial need.
In 2016, twelve $1,500 scholarships were awarded, totaling $18,000. The number and amount of scholarships awarded each year is determined by the board of directors based on the fund's income (interest and dividends) from the previous year.
Scholarship applications for the 2017 year a now available. Deadline for application is May 26th. Selections will be made by July 7, and recipients will be notified soon thereafter. Awards will be made August 2 in Athens, Georgia during the SEGreen Conference.
Please refer to the eligibility requirements, and download the 2017 Application below, or call the Fund office at 678.813.1880 to receive an application via email attachment, fax or regular USPS mail.