The Swarthmore Garden Club is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior residing in the Wallingford-Swarthmore School District. The award is made on the basis of a short essay which reflects the student’s demonstrated involvement in the broad range of horticultural and environmental activities.
To apply, please submit an essay describing your interest and experience in horticulture, gardening, or environmental issues dealing with horticulture. The essay should explain what you have done and plan on doing in the future relating to horticulture. The essay should be no more than 500 words.
Strath Haven students should submit their essays to the Career Center Coordinator, Strath Haven High School by April 25, 2016. Private school students are invited to submit their essays to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2015 recipient of the Horticultural Award was Zac Clifton of Wallingford.