October 6, 2022

Essex Garden Club Offers 2012-2013 Scholarships

The Essex Garden Club is now accepting applications from high school students, undergraduates and graduate students to share scholarship funds of $5000.   The following criteria will qualify students for consideration of a scholarship:

  1. Resident of Essex, Centerbrook or Ivoryton, Ct.
  2. High school senior or undergraduate/graduate student
  3. “B” or better grade point average
  4. Plans to pursue or currently pursuing studies related to environmental science in an accredited two year or four year institute of higher learning:

–       Fields may include: biology, ecology, horticulture, forestry, land conservation

–       Closely related subjects may also apply: landscape design, nursery management

Interested high school students should request an application from the school guidance counselor and return the application to the counselor by APRIL 27, 2012. Undergraduate/graduate students should call 860-767-1722 for more information. The deadline for all applications along with transcripts and references is APRIL 27, 2012.