The Martha Washington Garden Club of Yardley, Pa is offering, in memory of member Jane Parr, scholarships to qualified high school or college students who plan to pursue a career in any of the following fields: Horticulture or any related field, such as Landscape Architecture, Forestry, Conservation, Environmental Studies, Turf Management, Conservation and Wildlife Management, Marine Biology, or Floriculture.
The scholarship money with a minimum amount of $2,000 will be awarded to students who are enrolled in or plan to attend an accredited college to further their education in one of the above related fields. The deadline for the application is June 1, 2023. The recipients will be presented with the award sometime in June. Applicants should live or be attending college in areas surrounding, NJ, PA, Delaware, Maryland, and NY.
List of requirements:
- Application (See File above)
- Essay on why interested in the field
- Resumé or list of activities
- Letter of acceptance from college to be attending
- Transcript of grades (High School or College)
- References: 2 academic and 2 character