The Hopkinton Garden Club is soliciting applications for its 2023 scholarship. The application deadline is April 22, 2023.
The $1,000 scholarship is open to applicants maintaining legal residence in Hopkinton, MA for at least one year. Preference is given to graduating high school seniors pursuing the fields of Horticulture, Floriculture, Landscape Design, Forestry, Conservation, Environmental Sciences, and related fields.
Applications may be obtained through the Hopkinton High School Guidance Department, the Joseph Keefe Technical School Guidance Office, and the Hopkinton Garden Club website.
Additionally, two other scholarships are available through Hopkinton Garden Club’s parent organizations.
At the state level, The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts offers eleven scholarships, applications due March 1, the one-year $1000 scholarships available to undergraduate students (including high school seniors who will be freshmen in the Fall), and graduate students. At the national level, The National Garden Club offers forty-five scholarships, applications due February 1, the one-year up to $4,500 scholarships are available to Junior, Seniors, and graduate students. Applications can be found on the respective web sites.
Hopkinton Garden Club, founded in 1924, is a 501c3 non-profit affiliate of The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts. Their mission is to promote the teaching and advancement of gardening, horticulture and floral design.