PPA Scholarship Programxxxxxxxxxx
The 2013 Recipients of the PPA Scholarship Award
Five scholarship award recipients in July during the Perennial Plant Symposium in Vancouver, British Columbia. From Left: Samantha August, Joshua Pecukonis, Robin Cannon, Matthew McKernan, Amy Miller and Joshua Henry.
2012 Scholarship Recipients
Community College of Baltimore, Maryland
The Ohio State University
Kansas State University
Longwood Gardens Professional Gardener Training Program
Brian Andrew-Louis Roach
North Carolina State University
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the requirements?
- Student should be majoring or minoring in horticulture or a related field.
- Student should have at least one quarter or semester remaining following spring term 2014.
- Student should have a minimum 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
- Recipients must be able to attend the Perennial Plant Symposium in Cincinnati, Ohio July 27-August 1, 2014.
- An interest in a career in perennials is preferred but not required.
- Undergraduate students only are eligible.
- Prior PPA scholarship recipients are not eligible.
How do I find a PPA member in my area who could be a reference for me?
I go to a technical college. Can I apply for the Perennial Plant Association Scholarship?
Do I have to be in school to receive the PPA Scholarship?
Yes, you need to have at least one quarter or semester left in school after the award.
When will the 2014 Applications become available?
Applications for the 2014 scholarship will be released in Autumn 2013. Application will be due in February 2014.