Scholarships

Scholarships Available to PS & LA Students

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Perennial Plant Foundation Scholarships

  • Five (5) scholarships awarded for $1,000 each
  • Undergraduate students enrolled in a two or four year program with a major or minor in horticulture or a related field
  • Will attend the National Symposium in Lancaster, PA, August 3-7, 2020
  • Applications due March 27, 2020

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The Powher Nootropic Research Scholarship

  • $1,500
  • Full-time student with a GPA of 3.5 or above
  • Applications due August 1, 2020

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East Hartford Garden Club Scholarship

  • $1,000
  • Resident of Andover, Bolton, East Hartford, Glastonbury, Manchester, East Windsor, Vernon, Windsor Locks
  • Majoring in Horticulture, Floriculture, Landscape Design, Conservation, Forestry, Environmental Concerns, Botany and other Allied Subjects.

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Brighter Blooms Nursery Scholarship

  • $500
  • Awarded twice a year, (July 20th/ Dec 20th)
  • Requires a 2 page essay on a past experience in landscaping, horticulture, or the outdoors

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Joseph Shinoda Memorial Scholarship

  • $1,000 - $5,000
  • Available to students in floriculture or any related horticulture field

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The Bartlett Tree Foundation Inc. At-Large Scholarship

  • $1,000
  • Available to students in CAHNR interested in arboriculture or urban forestry
  • Awarded by the Bartlett Tree Foundation

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American Floral Endowment Scholarship/Intern

  • Requires a GPA greater than or equal to a 2.0
  • No previous greenhouse experience is necessary to apply
  • Besides real world experience, for which students will be paid, they will receive scholarship money to assist them with their education upon completing their internships.

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American Society of Agronomy Awards and Scholarships

  • ASA offers both graduate and undergraduate scholarships which recognizes students’ academic achievements and leadership

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Crop Science Society of America Awards and Scholarships

  • CSSA offers both graduate and undergraduate scholarships which recognizes students’ academic achievements and leadership.

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Soil Science Society of America Awards and Scholarships

  • SSSA offers both graduate and undergraduate scholarships which recognizes students’ academic achievements and leadership.

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100 Years of Women Scholarship Award

  • The scholarship award ranges from $750 – $1,000.

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