Coral Gables Garden Club

The Coral Gables Garden Club

Scholarship in Horticulture


 FOR UNDERGRADUATES, GRADUATE STUDENTS, ADVANCED DEGREE CANDIDATES OR

NON-DEGREE-SEEKING APPLICANTS ABOVE THE HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL



Purpose: Established to encourage the development of research, documentation and teaching skills in the field of horticulture.

History: Established in 2011.

Provisions: Funds one or more scholarships annually at $2,500 to support study at an accredited college, university or major botanic garden or arboretum in Florida. Projects may include but are not restricted to plant propagation, photographic documentation of studies and research projects, the acquisition of skills for working with horticulture collections and research in horticulture in the broadest sense. Successful applicants may apply for a second year of study.

Eligibility: Open to college undergraduates and graduate students, advanced degree candidates or non-degree-seeking applicants above the high school level.