College Scholarship Program

The Wisteria Garden Club of Fairhope, AL awards a scholarship for college students pursuing an education and career in horticulture, landscape, floral design, forestry or related field.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Horticulture major within a degree-seeking program at an accredited college or university 

    • Landscape, plant propagation, floral design, forestry or related field

  • Full-time student status (12 semester hours, both fall and spring term)

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA (on a 4-point scale)

  • Sophomore status preferred (30+ college credit hours)

  • Completed application

  • Record of academic performance (current transcript of all college credits)

  • Two letters of recommendation (minimum one academic reference)

 

Recipients of the Wisteria Garden Club scholarship are selected on the basis of academic performance, leadership and especially student interest in pursuing an education and career in the field of horticulture or related field.

 

The selected recipient(s) will receive a $2,000 tuition scholarship for the upcoming academic year (disbursed $1,000 fall and $1,000 spring term). Scholarship awards are paid directly to the college. 

 

Students are encouraged to reapply each year.

 

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 30 (Award announced by May 1)

 

Download, complete and submit your application, and academic transcript to the scholarship committee at the email address listed below.  Please have your two letters of recommendation sent directly to the same email address.

wisteria@wisteriagardenclub.com