To promote higher education in the horticulture field and encourage students to pursue a career in this industry, Perfect Plants is actively seeking applicants for its wonderful scholarship program. Perfect Plants wanted to increase the numbers of leaders in the horticulture industry who can serve this field very well and for this reason, it has made possible this program. Since it knows that only by supporting today’s talent we can cultivate tomorrow’s leaders. To reserve your seat in this program, you must be an incoming freshman, sophomore, junior or senior enrolled full or part-time into a course of study at a community college or university leading to a career in the horticultural industry. Moreover, you should have a 3.0 or above GPA.
This scholarship will finance the undergraduate level of education of meritorious students so that they can earn an advanced degree without debt and can continue their learning journey. Winning this funding opportunity will make things easier for students during their learning journey. This opportunity will allow students to find more time to invest in studying, and make more achievements. Higher education plays an integral role in making students ready for the professional world, expanding the knowledge and skills and establishing a fruitful career. Same with horticulture, if one wants to achieve success in this area, then one needs to have at least an advanced degree. Perfect Plants Scholarship is here for students who are aiming to make their marks in the horticulture field.
Perfect Plants is a leading family-owned plant nursery operated online based out of North Florida. It has been devoted to offering its customers exactly what its name suggests: perfect plants. With 38 years of extensive experience, it is known for its plant quality and good customer service. It was started in 1980 with a piece of land purchased by the owner of the company to start growing wholesale plants. He eventually started his own plant wholesale business but the motive of improving the plant products being offered to the consumer.
Get quick information through this table:
|Educational Level||Undergraduate students|
|Number of Awards||N/A|
|Application Deadline||September 20, 2021|
|Requirements||Transcripts, essay and two letters of recommendation|
Who May Be Eligible
Applicants must be an incoming freshman, sophomore, junior or senior enrolled full or part-time into a course of study at a community college or university leading to a career in the horticultural industry. A 3.0 or above GPA is required of the applicant.
How to Apply
To apply for this program, candidates should complete an online application form with all accurate information which is given on the official website of Perfect Plants. Any false or inaccurate information on the application form or plagiarized content on the essay would be grounds for immediate disqualification. The right information is the responsibility of candidates and will help judges to make the right decision.
- High school or college transcripts
- Essay minimum of 500 words and 1,000 maximum addressing the following prompts:
- Explain how your interest in the field developed and describe your experiences in the field
- Discuss a special attribute or accomplishment that sets you apart
- Pick an experience from your own life and explain how it has influenced your development
- From a financial standpoint, what impact would this scholarship have on your education.
- Two letters of recommendation from two of the following choices:
- A member of the faculty of your school or college
- A professional member of the horticultural field
- A community leader
- An employer or supervisor
Winners will be granted a $1,000 scholarship that will help them cover their educational expenses. It will ease their learning journey and encourage them to give their best in every step of their educational journey. The fund seems to be a tremendous financial relief for students who are overwhelmed with the expenses.
Applications must be submitted by September 20, 2021. To be a part of this opportunity, please send your application by these dates.