2020 Award: ONE $500 Scholarship Available: April 1, 2020 Due: June 30th 2020
Open to All Graduating High School Students pursuing studies in Horticulture, Botany, Biology Agriculture, Landscape Design, Environmental Studies, and Conservation
Students must reside in Holden, Paxton, Princeton, Rutland, Sterling, Westminster
School must be accredited as a community or college post secondary school by the Department of Education
Students will attend: Full-Time. Must maintain a GPA of 2.5
Equal Opportunity Shall be Provided to all Students
Application must be typed
Include a short story, essay or poem about your background, how you became interested in gardening or working with/growing plants, and their effect on you or your community. What are your goals? This can be 1-2 pages, typed single space. (To be attached to Application)
Send in copy of HS Transcript
Include a notification of your acceptance to college with your application.
Must be postmarked byJune 30th
PLEASE PLACE THE ABOVE application requirements IN AN ENVELOPE AND MAIL TO: WACHUSETT GARDEN CLUB PO 555 Princeton MA 01541 OR emailto onlinewgc@Yahoo.com
Awards are reviewed by The Club President and a 2 person scholarship committee based on completion of the application, GPA and creativity of your story, essay or poem.
Award Announcement: Will be mailed to Recipient.
When we receive your grades and proof of second semester registration in your freshman year.If you do not continue with school the second semester, the award is void.