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Horticulture Scholarships Available for Students

The Horticultural Research Institute donors have created and supported funds to support the academic journey of students seeking a career in the industry.

The Horticultural Research Institute of The AmericanHort Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2019-2020 school year. HRI's seven endowment funds, totaling almost $20,000, will provide aid to students pursuing a career in the green industry.

The seven scholarships are:
• The Bryan A. Champion Memorial Scholarship
• The Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship
• The "Muggets" Scholarship
• The Spring Meadow Scholarship
• The Susie & Bruce Usrey Scholarship
• The Timothy S. and Palmer W. Bigelow, Jr. Scholarship
• The Usrey Family Scholarship

Materials required for submission include: general contact information, statement of financial need, personal essay, resume, transcripts, and two recommendation letters. Awards will be sent directly to the recipient's school in the fall.

The application deadline is September 13, 2019. For more information or to apply for scholarships, visit

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