Applying for a Scholarship
The Master Gardener Association of Wayne County is offering scholarships of up to $500 to qualifying applicants. Are you majoring in horticulture or a related subject, such as environmental education, environmental science, biology, botany, or landscaping? Have you volunteered on projects relating to any of the disciplines listed above?
We offer scholarships to applicants who live, work or attend college in Wayne County and are willing to support the mission to:
- Distribute current research-based gardening information
- Increase environmental awareness
- Promote gardening activities
- Support volunteerism
To apply for a scholarship, download the form, fill in the information requested, and submit the form to the address provided on the form. For additional information, please contact Marion Harris at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2014 Scholarship Winners
John Deslippe, Senior- Univ. of Michigan, Dearborn
Ryan Keeling, Senior - Univ. of Michigan, Dearbor
2013 Scholarship Winner
In 2014, Kyle Kandilian graduated with highest honors from the University of Michigan-Dearborn with a degree in Environmental Science, biology focus. For his final project, Kyle conducted a soil invertebrate analysis project under the experienced guidance of ecologist and ornithologist Dr. Orin Gelderloos. Kyle continues to run a business selling quality feeder roaches, http://www.roachcrossing.com/about-us/.