Scholarships

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Scholarships Available to PSLA Students

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

Joseph Shinoda Memorial Scholarship

  • $1,000 - $5,000
  • Available to students in floriculture

East Hartford Garden Club Scholarship

  • $1,000
  • Must be a resident of Andover, Coventry, East Hartford, Glasonbury, Manchester, East Windsor, West Hartford, Vernon, or Windsor Locks.
  • Available to students in horticulture, plant science, floriculture, conservation, forestry, environmental concerns, botany, landscape architecture, and other allied subjects
  • Due: May 1st, 2018

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

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.

The Fence Authority Scholarship

  • $1,000
  • Applicants must be currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree related to a profession that is dedicated to improving the beautification of US communities, such as  Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineering, Horticulture, and Environmental and Marine Sciences
  • Applicants must be currently involved or recently involved in thier community
  • A 300-500 word essay explaining why you chose your major and how you plan to use it to help the community
  • Due: June 30th 2018

Manchester Garden Club Scholarship

  • Applicants must be Connecticut residents enrolled in, or planning to enroll in, a college course of study or certified program in Connecticut school
  • High school seniors, college students, as well as adults who are not currently in school are encouraged to apply
  • Area of study must be horticulture, floriculture, forestry, landscape design, botany, environmental studies, plant pathology, or subjects allied with any of these majors.
  • Amount is $1,500
  • Deadline: May 14th, 2018

 

Other:

Hach & Rose, LLP Annual College Scholarship

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a college or university
  • Write an essay on the prompt that is provided. Must be under 2500 words.
  • Scholarships amount is $10,000
  • Deadline is May 15, 2018

Top10bestbudget Annual Scholarship Award For 2018

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a college of university
  • Write an essay on the prompt that is provided.  Essay must be between 600-1000 words
  • Applicants must also submit an article from the website
  • Scholarship amount is $1,000
  • Deadline is December 31, 2018

Stout First Step Scholarship

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a college or university
  • Write an essay on the provided prompt of at least 500 words
  • Scholarship amount is $2,500
  • Deadline is August 1, 2018

Goedeker's Appliances Annual College Book Scholarship

  • Grand Prize of $500, two scholarships of $100 will also be awarded
  • Essay of at least 300 words
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Any student that is enrolled in an accredited college may participate
  • Deadline is July 8th 2018

Rover Scholarship

  • Applicants must be US resident, college student, and have a GPA greater than 3.0
  • Requires a 400-500 word essay
  • Deadline: May 1, 2018

Bella Bathrooms Scholarship for Outstanding Business Innovation

  • Applicants must be from the UK or international students
  • Requires a 3-5 minute video submission
  • Amount is $1,000
  • Dealine: Sept. 8, 2018

PolicyGenius Scholarship

  • Applicants must be full-time US college students
  • Requires a 550-1500 word essay
  • Amount is $3,000
  • Deadline: June 8, 2018

Wikibuy eCommerce and Online Retail Scholarship

  • Applicants must have a GPA of 3.4 or higher and be business related majors/minors
  • Requires a 500 word essay
  • Amount is $2,500
  • Deadline: Aug. 21, 2018

The Healthline and Nord Stronger Scholarship

  • Applicants must be a junior or senior in college, a US resident, and have a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Applicants must be involved with rare/chronic diseases
  • Requires three essay questions
  • Amount is four awards of $5,000
  • Deadline: May 1, 2018

Eldivia Chemistry Success Award Scholarship

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled college students
  • Requires a 2 minute video submission
  • Amount is $1,000
  • Deadline: Dec. 31, 2018