The Herald Bulletin

February 8, 2014

Horticulture scholarship available for college-bound seniors


The Herald Bulletin

---- — ANDERSON — The Madison County Master Gardener Association has established a horticultural scholarship to provide post-secondary financial assistance to high school seniors, who reside in Madison County and have declared intent to pursue a college major in horticulture or a related area in an accredited school.

For the 2014-2015 school year, the Association will offer at least one scholarship award in the amount of $1,000. Scholarship money can be used for tuition, books, supplies, and other school-related expenses, including room and board at school-operated facilities. Scholarship payments will be made directly to the college or university after official notice of entry is presented by the award recipient or sent by the college or university.

Area high schools have scholarships and additional application packets are available through the Purdue Cooperative Extension Office, 3424 Mounds Road, Anderson, IN 46017, 641-9514, or on the Madison County Master Gardener Association website at http://www.madisoncountymastergardener.org.

Applications are due March 3.

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