The mikeroweWORKS Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity that rewards people with a passion to get trained for skilled jobs that actually exist. Anna lives in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. Annies Sustainable Agriculture Scholarship Program supports students who share their mission to leave the planet a better place than they found it through advancing the principles of regenerative agriculture. Learn more about the Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust. Saginaw county Farm Bureau offers an annual $1,000 scholarship for students pursuing a degree in an agricultural-related program from a college, university or trade school. The Tennessee Valley Interstellar Workshop is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing together solid, passionate individuals in order to discuss topics related to turning humanity into an interstellar species. In September 2020 I was appointed Head of Flowers for Syngenta and have been in the position since. The scholarship covers the cost of airfare and registration costs of one of the PMA or CGT programs and events. He graduated from Ohio University in 1981 with a B.S. The Perennial Plant Association Foundation provides funding for students to attend the five-day National Perennial Plant Symposium, which includes education sessions, tours and trade shows, complimentary lodging, and a $1,000 stipend. Learn more about the Western Reserve Herb Societys Horticulture Scholarship.
Abel Guzman returned to The Wonderful Company in 2021 to serve as Executive Director of College Pathways. D in Education Leadership and Policy Analysis all degrees coming from the University of Missouri (MIZZOU). Learn more about the John W. Landis Scholarship. Learn more about the Allamanda Garden Club scholarship.
She earned her PhD from West Virginia University, her MS from University of Maryland, College-Park, and her BS from Muskingum University. With approximately 100 students offered admissions, the Horticulture, Landscaping & Turf Management program accepts approximately 16 students each year. After growing up on the farm, Aidan attended California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, where he studied Agricultural and Environmental Plant Sciences with a concentration in Fruit Science. Learn more about the USDA Student Scholarships. from Pepperdine University and studied international mediation at Humboldt-Universitat in Berlin, Germany. The grandson of dairy farmers and lifelong Farm Bureau members, Moesel grew up on a vegetable farm and greenhouse operation. Applicants must be Wayne County, Ohio residents and be attending an accredited college or university as a full-time students. With a solid knowledge of associations and philanthropy, she will bring her skills and expertise in planning, leading, and managing development projects and programs to the movement. in Magazine Journalism. Learn more about the Rochester Area Foundation Scholarship.
John M. Dole is Associate Dean and Director of Academic Programs at North Carolina State University and past Chairman of the Board of the American Society for Horticultural Science. She also supports the organizations major objectivesto foster education and participation in the organizations many local, regional, national and international outreach programs. The Murray Wise Associates Foundation was created to assist students with the financial cost of college who can help make a difference in agriculture. Students applying must be enrolled at either a community college or technical school or a college or university. Applicants must be planning a career related to gardening, landscape design, environmental issues, floral design or horticulture.
Applicants must be a graduating high school senior looking to further their study in an environmentally related field from one of the following areas: Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler, Beaver, Fayette, Washington, and Westmoreland counties. Herb it Forward Scholarships mission is to help provide financial assistance to students who grew up in a challenge environment, but still have an optimistic spirit, a desire to help others, and a passions to giving back to their community. In this role, she oversees the Gardens adult and childrens education offerings, the Budburst community science program, interpretation, and the urban agriculture, Windy City Harvest, and horticultural therapy programs. Learn more about the Horticulture Research Institute scholarships. American Society for Horticultural Science Scholars Award, Milton J. Boone Horticultural Scholarship, Garden Communicators International scholarships.
This knowledge led to 13 years in community college horticulture education. The FNGLA is committed to lighting the path for the next generation of Florida Horticulture Industry. Cuba Centers one year internships prepare individuals as future leaders in public gardens.
Nextiva is a business communications company that is committed to empowering organizations to manage their communications, productivity, and customer relationships on one platform. Scholarships winners can apply for yearly renewal if they continue to meet all eligibility requirements. Learn more about the Milton J. Boone Horticultural Scholarship. He serves as Secretary of the Fred C. Gloeckner Foundation, Inc, an entity started by Frederick Carl Gloeckner in 1960 which has distributed to date over $6.5million to fund research in horticulture to over 60 institutions throughout the United States. In 2005, Matt relaunched and revitalized the East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District, serving as Executive Director for two years, before moving to the Urban Land Institute in Washington, DC in 2007, where he advised cities across the country on regeneration, transit-oriented development, place making and sustainability strategies. Learn more about the Landscape Architecture Foundation scholarships. The TWAF and the San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc. (SALE) work together to fund the San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc.
Learn more about Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania Scholarship. He is a graduate of the Oklahoma Agriculture Leadership Program, Leadership Oklahoma City and Leadership Oklahoma. Learn more about the Wisconsin Arborist Association scholarships. Learn more aboutTREE Fund scholarships. His responsibilities include leading the development of the Proven Winners brand, long term planning, administration, and financial management. Applicants must be studying a major related to agriculture at an accredited Michigan institution. He was an inaugural member of the Steering Committee, and served on the Advisory Council until late 2018 when he joined the National Leadership Cabinet. He has worked in garden center retail, turfgrass management, consulting, education and wholesale supply over his career. Privately-held and now in its third generation of family management, Ball Horticultural Company is located in over 20 locations worldwide. Learn more about the Joseph Shinoda Memorial Scholarship Foundation scholarships. He previously served ASHS as Director of the Executive Management Team from 1997 - 1999, Assistant Executive Director/Publications Director from 1987 - 1997, and Managing Editor from 1985 - 1987. Students applying for this $1,000 scholarship must be enrolled in a full or part-time course of study in horticulture or a related field. Learn more about the Colorado Garden Foundation scholarships. Paul B. Redman is an award-winning leader of public gardens, known for his dedication to the beauty and sustainability of gardens, and to the training of future generations of horticulture professionals.
He received a B.S. Learn more about the Herb it Forward Scholarship. Chad Follis joined Hummert International in 2021 as the Director of Educational Resources. Chad was an instructor, professor, Department Chair and Division Chair of Science, Agriculture and Math. Before joining Proven Winners, Mark was principal with Growth Partners, a consulting firm providing marketing and management services to the industry. Award recipients must submit a written report to be published and shared at the Annual Nuffield Conference. A native of Virginia Beach, VA, Danielle has been working with plants professionally for over 20 years, including 11 years as Curator of Horticulture at Zoo Atlanta. Intern projects will culminate in an in-house presentation of the results. Michael W. Neff has been the Executive Director of the American Society for Horticultural Science since 2000. Learn more about CANERS Foundation scholarships. She has experience in public speaking (iLandscape January 2018 & ILCA seminar March 2018) and had an article published (June 2018) in ILCA Landscape Contractor Magazine. Applicants must be an undergraduate or a graduate students studying science, technology, engineering or math.
The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties support and partner with nonprofit organizations that address the most pressing needs and bring positive change to their community. At Corteva Agriscience she was a founding member of the Corteva Grows Science Outreach program. Learn more about the American Public Gardens Associations scholarships. She joined SAF in 1987 as a writer and editor, and then held positions as editor-in-chief, publisher, vice president of publishing and communications, and chief content and publishing officer. Products include all inputs for commercial enterprises including young plants, bulbs, seeds, and hard goods. The ASEV annually awards numerous scholarships to students pursuing a career in enology or viticulture. The LAF offers over $90,000 in education awards through 13 different scholarships and fellowships. Karla is a graduate of the University of Scranton, earning her B.A. They grant one woman a $1,000 scholarship that may be used for tuition, academic projects, medical expenses, housing, living expenses, transportation, or other education-related costs. Created by Code Nation using NationBuilder. With over 300 varieties of blooming and foliage products, Por La Mar Nursery is one of the leading wholesale nurseries on West Coast. In 2004, I was hired by a breeding company as product manager for cut chrysanthemum.
They offer two scholarship programs: ASEV Traditional Scholarship and ASEV Presidents Award for Scholarship in Enology and Viticulture.
Students have the opportunity to attend the largest meeting of perennial professionals and network with their peers. Kate joined Longwood Gardens in 2021 where she leads the organizations science-based activities, strategically driving excellence in research, conservation, land stewardship, and ecology with local, national, and global impact. American Floral Endowments internship program.
Michelle Castellano Keeler is currently Vice President of Mellano & Company, a flower grower and distributor based out of Oceanside, California. Applicants for the Bonnie Vasold Memorial Scholarship must possess a minimum grade point average of a 2.5 and be a Saginaw County resident. PersonalMy name is Mark Schermer and I am married to MaryJane. Students will develop a suite of practical and professional skills, learn sustainable gardening practices, and participate in field trips, workshops, conferences, and native plant identification classes. Applicants must be studying technical communications or a green industry related field. She currently sits on the Board of Directors for Mellano Enterprises as well as the Society of American Florists in Alexandria, VA. Michelle is also a board member of Frank Toyota/Subaru/Hyundai on the Mile of Cars in San Diego. He first became involved in the farm organization as a 4-H member. The TREE Fund provides funding for scientific research, education programs, and scholarships related to arboriculture and urban forestry.
She has served on the advisory committee for the WV Botanic Garden. The OCISA offers three different types of scholarships with application deadlines of July 1. The Nuffield Farming Scholarship Trust awards 20 individuals a year with the opportunity to research topics in farming, food, horticulture or rural industries. Learn more about California Seed Association scholarships. Learn more about the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences scholarships. The program offers students beyond-the-classroom experience and aids in their professional development by providing them with education sessions, networking opportunities, and the chance to work with industry mentors. They exchange information regarding issues that affect how they communicate with various audiences. Scholarships winners can apply for yearly renewal if they continue to meet all eligibility requirements. The GCA offers 28 merit-based scholarships and fellowships in the areas of horticulture and its related disciplines which include medicinal and tropical botany, native bird habitat, conservation and ecological restoration, desert studies, landscape architecture, urban forestry, garden history and design, coastal wetlands, and pollinator research. Learn more about theArkansas Game and Fish Commission Conservation scholarships. Two annual $1,500 scholarships are awarded to two undergraduate students who display excellence in academic and scholastic performance and are majoring in horticulture at a four-year institution. I consulted many different companies in horticulture.
She joined the U of MN faculty in 1994 and has primarily an Extension/outreach and research appointment. Oklahoma State Universitys Ferguson College of Agriculture awards over $1.7 million in scholarships to students enrolled in the college. On the state and local level, Brenda is a former President of West Virginia Garden Club, Inc. (WVGC) and continues to serve on the WVGC Board as an advisor and the Vice Chairman of the Wildflower Pilgrimage an event sponsored jointly by the DNR and WVGC. GreenStone Farm and Credit Services believes investing in young people interested in pursuing a career in agriculture is important and essential for the future success of the industry.
In addition to the course work, students participate in work-based learning opportunities including job shadows, internships, and fellowships. A believer in giving back to her community, Michelle is an active volunteer in her church and her childrens school and is an avid traveler. Applicants must be a Texas resident enrolling in a Texas college or university, demonstrate leadership skills within their community, and participate in activities related to the field of natural resource conservation. Learn more about the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Conservation scholarships.
Kate has a foundational background in botany as well as over 15 years of professional horticulture experience. Marnie is responsible for managing all aspects of a holistic marketing operation designed to achieve institutional attendance, revenue, and brand goals. In a previous role at The Wonderful Company, Abel served as Program Supervisor of College Access and Retention.
Applicants must be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university in Arkansas. The Milton J. Boone Horticultural Scholarship is open to students from Palm Beach or Martin County who are planning to attend an accredited college or university. Scholarship. In addition, he serves as Executive Advisor for the Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers, and co-authored Floriculture Principles and Species, 2nd edition, 2005, with Harold F. Wilkins.
In addition, Mary was president of The Garden Club of New Jersey Inc., from 2009-2011. in journalism from Bowling Green State University. His grandparents, Ron and Pat Caird, started Por La Mar Nursery back in 1972 and have since expanded to over 100+ acres in the Santa Barbara County. in Political Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara, a Masters of Public Administration from California State University, Bakersfield, and a Doctorate of Education from the University of Southern California. Applicants should be undergraduates studying horticulture or a related field at a two or four-year institution. Learn more about mikeroweWORKS Foundation scholarships.
Each scholarship has its own list of requirements that students may use to determine their eligibility.
Scholarships were created for deserving students preparing for careers in ornamental horticulture and related fields. Find Scholarships by Sponsoring Organization, American Society for Enology and Viticulture, American Society for Horticultural Science, Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers, California Landscape Contractors Association Auxillary, Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties, Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association, Illinois Landscape Contractors Association. In this role, she develops and implements strategies and relationships to promote people and innovations for the future of agriculture. She currently serves as the liaison to State Presidents and Region Directors.
Their $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to students that exceed the scholarship requirements. North Carolina State Universitys College of Agriculture and Life Sciences offers NCSU students more than $1 million in scholarships. Internships run from June 1st May 18th. They also won 1st and 2nd place statewide honors in 2014 and 2015 in the campaign "Helping Communities Grow" sponsored by Nutrients for Life Foundation. In addition, he serves as Executive Advisor for the Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers, and co-authored, Annies Sustainable Agriculture scholarships, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Conservation scholarships, Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association scholarships, GreenStone Farm and Credit Services scholarships, Horticulture Research Institute scholarships, Illinois Landscape Contractors Associations scholarships, Michigan Potato Industry Commission Scholarship, National Corn Growers Association scholarships, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences scholarships, Ferguson College of Agricultures scholarships, Saginaw County Farm Bureaus Bonnie Vasold Memorial Scholarship, Syngentas Accelerating a Generation Scholarship, San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc.
Broch studied greenhouse production at Ohio State and returned home to the family business before searching for his next challenge. Landscape Architecture Foundation scholarships, Maryland Nursery, Landscape and Greenhouse Association scholarships. Since 1950, they've been growing a wide range of ornamental plant varieties, and delivering them to gardeners all over the country.
I started my own consultancy Palladyn in April 2016. She received her Master of Science and Doctorate degrees in Entomology at Cornell University. The Foundation identifies future leaders and supports them while they are getting their education. He earned his BA in architectural history, which remains a personal passion, from the University of Virginia in 2001, and completed his MBA at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, with honors in 2011. Proven Winners awards scholarships to horticulture and floriculture students.
Ten scholarships are awarded each year.
Learn more about the Ohio Chapter International Society of Arboriculture Scholarship Program.
Over the last 12 years, Paul has implemented institutional and strategic reforms that have positioned the Gardens as a premier horticultural, cultural, and educational institution of the 21st Century, while respecting the values of its founder, Pierre S. du Pont. More than 1,800 scholarships are available - some of which do not require membership in FFA. To foster this goal, every year the ASCFG will award $1,000 each to two students interested in becoming cut flower growers.
Learn more about Proven Winners Scholarships. Prior to joining ASHS, he was an editor with the National Academy of Sciences, serving on the Transportation Research Board and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
The scholarships provide undergraduate or graduate students with various supports such as tuition assistance, internships, career development, leadership development, mentoring, and/or grants to support research studies. Scholarships are available both to students in 4-year institutions who are sophomores and above, including graduate students; and to students entering or enrolled in technical schools and community colleges. Since starting at the Garden in 2005 as the Gardens education manager, Schwarz has worked to ensure that in our increasingly urban world, people of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds have access to green space and to high quality nature-based education and enrichment programs, both on Garden grounds and in their own communities. Learn more about Michigan State Universitys Department of Horticultures scholarships. Students who are interested in pursuing an education and career in horticulture to all two year and four year colleges from which a horticulture degree can be obtained are eligible to apply. I had my first job harvesting Iris flowers at 4 years old in the greenhouse of my uncle. Award amounts are based upon the students class standing: freshmen and sophomores receive $1,000 per semester, juniors and seniors are awarded $1,500 per semester, and graduate students are given $2,000 per semester.
Her passion is introducing youth and community members to the wild world of plants and animals, offering opportunities to experience them in the food desert of where she teaches.
She comes to Longwood from the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) in the UK, where she was Head of Education and Learning and oversaw the quality and direction of RHS's education programs for school-age children through Master of Horticulture programs, including the award winning "Rocket Science" project with Space UK and the RHS Campaign for School Gardening. Learn more about the Perfect Plants Scholarship. His honors include: 2018 National Garden Clubs Award of Excellence; 2017 Distinguished Alumnus from the Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources at Oklahoma State University; 2016 American Public Gardens Association Award of Merit; the International Garden Tourism Networks 2015 Person of the Year; 2015 American Horticultural Societys Professional Award; 2014 Wyck Strickland Award; 2014 American Society of Horticultural Sciences Dr. William A. His major areas of specialization include innovative management and marketing strategies, financial analysis and benchmarking, and the situation/outlook for nursery and greenhouse crops. Related courses of study include Horticulture, Environmental Science, Landscape Architecture, Botany, Agronomy, Nursery Production, Agriculture, Floral Design, and more. Monsanto is committed to recognizing high achieving underrepresented students pursuing degrees in agriculture and STEM related fields through their scholarship program. They offer a range of scholarships for Florida residents through the National Horticulture Foundation and FNGLAs chapters. Scholarships are available both to students in 4-year institutions who are sophomores and above, including graduate students; and to students entering or enrolled in technical schools and community colleges. The Foundations purpose is to provide scholarship funds for outstanding students studying agriculture or an agriculturally related area. After that, I went to college in Delft, where I studied Business, with the focus on International Marketing Management. Matt is the President of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. As CEO of the Foundation, Mike Rowe spends a significant amount of time speaking about the countrys dysfunctional relationship with work, highlighting the widening skills gap, and challenging the persistent belief that a four-year degree is automatically the best path for the most people. Seeking the eternal recipe for creating a destination landscape to transport each guest to their favorite oasis or create the perfect exhibit for amazing animals is the goal of each workday. I worked for companies in and outside horticulture. They provide students continuing their education in agriculture with scholarship opportunities for housing and tuition costs. Broch joined Dow AgroSciences what is now Corteva 10 years ago. Dr. Ronda Hamm is passionate about providing enriching science and agriculture experiences for everyone. Schwarz joined the Garden after completing her doctorate in the learning sciences at Northwestern University. His goal is to continue to expand this program nation-wide and work with a retailers and other organizations on educating our youth and careers in Agriculture. Applicants must be attending a college or university in Colorado and have the options to apply for a full-ride, ungraduated, or graduate scholarship. Scholarships of $2,700 are available to apply for, for those who meet the criteria. The Longwood Gardens Professional Gardener program is a two-year tuition-free program offered every year to 810 individuals who have obtained at least a high school diploma and have at least one years paid horticultural work experience. As Director of Gardens and Grounds for Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens since 2012, Danielle L. Green is responsible for the development and management of the Zoo's botanical gardens, animal exhibit construction and landscapes, botanical education programs, and facility operations. Kerry also works with intellectual property including patents and trademarks and is highly involved in consumer-focused outreach where she writes the Winners Circle newsletter and answers gardener questions. Recipients for this $7,000 scholarship are chosen based on their financial need and career plans in the horticultural field. Jessica has a diverse background focused on communicating science and promoting conservation with numerous stakeholders, including: scientists, the general public, and non-profit organizations. Lisa Smith works for Alan Horticultural as a Seasonal Color Manager and Horticulturist. The Ohio Chapter International Society of Arboriculture (OCISA) Scholarship Program aims to promote arboriculture within the state of Ohio. From there, Aidan worked as the North American QA Manager for Mission Produce, the worlds largest producer, shipper and distributor of avocados world-wide before heading back to Santa Barbara to join the family business. Currently, she is the Global Academic Relations Leader for Corteva Agriscience.
Anna Caroline Ball is President and CEO of the 111-year-old Ball Horticultural Company, which specializes in all aspects of horticulture, including breeding, biotechnology, production, and marketing of hybrid flower seeds and other floriculture crops. She received the Entomological Foundation Medal of Honor for her work in founding three successful science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) programs (two while in graduate school and one at Corteva Agriscience) that continue to grow.
Her mission is to speak to students and educators and give them knowledge and information about the Green Industry. Working at a large multinational conglomerate, McEnaney says, provided her with a great foundation for the business world that she would eventually apply to the horticulture industry. Dr. Dole moved to the Department of Horticultural Science at North Carolina State University in 2000, becoming Director of Graduate Programs in 2004 and Department Head in 2011. Upon graduation she went to work in the corporate world at 3M for eight years. She lives in the northern suburbs, where she spends most of her off-time growing her own gardens and looking after two precocious cats. The Foundation offers a range of scholarships that have varying eligibility requirements and award amounts. Eliot A. Wadsworth is Vice President, Marketing of White Flower Farm. Before taking on her role at Seed Your Future, Jazmin gained experience in volunteer development and created diverse, equitable, and inclusive communities within the camp industry as the Eastern Region Director at the American Camp Association. I worked myself up as manager marketing and communications. Students should also be studying to further their education in agriculture, horticulture, home and farm economics, solid and water conservation, or forestry. Learn more about the Garden Club of America Scholarships. Scholars have the option to travel anywhere in the world for a period of no less than 8 weeks to help further their knowledge and understanding of their chosen research topic. The West Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association Fund provides scholarship awards to local college students interested in studying horticulture. They must also be studying horticulture, plant science, or journalism with an interest in garden communications. The National Corn Growers Association is committed to broadening educational opportunities and opening doors to students who are passionate to serve rural America and keep family farms thriving. Dr. Dole has been involved with the Seed Your Future movement since it's founding in 2014. While Terri grew up around the business and worked at the nursery while she was in high school, when she went to college she got a business degree with an emphasis on accounting. The AmericanHort Scholars program helps set students in horticulture on a path to success in the industry.