Application Deadline: February 1, 2019
Perennial Plant Association Scholarship Program
The Perennial Plant Association is proud to offer scholarships to college students studying horticulture or a related subject area and attendance at the 36th Perennial Plant Symposium in the Chicago, Illinois region, July 29-August 2, 2019. Students enrolled in two or four-year programs are eligible to apply.
- Each scholarship recipient will receive $1000.
- Each scholarship recipient will attend the 2019 Perennial Plant Symposium in the Chicago, IL region
- Each scholarship recipient will receive complimentary registration for Symposium lectures, workshops, and tours.
- Each scholarship recipient will receive complimentary lodging during the symposium.
- Each scholarship recipient will be responsible for his/her travel to and from the symposium.
- Each scholarship recipient will be responsible for his/her meals not provided by the symposium.
- The completed application should be received in the PPA office by February 1, 2019.
- Each scholarship applicant will be notified by mid March.
- 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 2019.
- Student should have a minimum 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
- Recipients must attend the 2019 Perennial Plant Symposium in the Chicago, IL region to receive the $1000 scholarship.
- The scholarship recipient must attend a minimum of the three-day symposium, July 30 & 31 and August 1 and a day of optional tours or workshops.
- A brief summary of the experience is requested so that the student's perspective may be published in the PPA newsletter.
- An interest in a career in the perennial industry.
- Applications should be received at the PPA office by February 1, 2019.
- Prior Perennial Plant Association scholarship recipients or graduate students are not eligible.
Submit application on or before February 1, 2019 to:
Perennial Plant Association
PO Box 6652, Raleigh, NC 27628