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Clatsop County Master Gardener Association Scholarship

Accepting application for 2021 graduating seniors

2021 Application Download

Applications due by Friday,  April 23rd, 2021

Scholarship Information Sheet Download

Established in the fall of 2001, this scholarship recognizes an outstanding Clatsop County student(s) who expresses an interest in horticulture. Future fields of study can include but are not limited to forestry, plant biology, agriculture, landscape architecture/design, floristry, landscape maintenance technology, education, and earth sciences. Scholarship value: $1000.

Three exceptional students applied for the 2020 CCMGA Scholarship. The Scholarship Committee has completed their evaluations and the results are as follows:

Baylee McSwain - Astoria High School

Awarded $1000.00

Leo Matthews - Astoria High School

Awarded $500.00

Abigail Albright - Astoria High School

Awarded $500.00

CONGRATULATIONS BAYLEE, LEO AND ABIGAIL!!

PURPOSE

  • To provide an incentive for further education to an exceptional Clatsop County student(s) with a background or interest in horticulture
  • To develop an appreciation and knowledge of horticulture
  • To encourage the development of skills that will contribute to effective communication and sound gardening practices in his/her community
  • To provide for recognition of meritorious work and achievement in horticulture


ELIGIBILITY

  • Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Clatsop County School or home-schooled student who is planning to attend a community college, vocational/technical school or a four-year college or university, which will lead to a college degree, license, or certification.
  • The scholarship funds must be used for tuition, books, fees, and/or related expenses.
  • Once enrolled in this school you must send verification of school enrollment no later than one month after the first day of class. Funds will be sent directly to the school and deposited into your student account


REQUIREMENTS

  • A brief typed or written essay, no more than two pages in length (see essay questions on application)
  • A copy of your high school transcripts
  • Two letters of reference
    1. From a teacher or counselor
    2. From an employer or a community leader (scout leader, 4-H leader, youth group leader, etc.)


With the vision of enhancing our environment for generations, CCMGA endeavors to be the best source for quality gardening knowledge on the north coast.

Address

OSU Extension Office

2001 Marine Drive, #210

Astoria, OR 97103

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