The Missouri Landscape and Nursery Association (MLNA) Education Foundation is a 501(c)3. It awards every year a $1000 scholarship to a college horticulture student enrolled in a 2 year or 4 year program in the state of Missouri The funds for this scholarship have been raised from revenues from the annual MLNA Silent Auction & donations made to the MLNA Education Foundation. MLNA also supports the Future Farmers of America awards in landscape and nursery management studies with $500 annually.
Application Deadline: November 16, 2016
For: Students enrolled in a 2 or 4 year horticulture program at any Missouri college.
Value Up to $1000
Guidelines: This scholarship is awarded on the basis of need, high character, leadership and excellence in studies. The scholarship is awarded to a student enrolled in a 2 or 4 year Missouri college. The student should be actively seeking employment in the nursery industry after graduation. Applicants must be current residents of Missouri and must have successfully completed one quarter of studies.
Criteria & Procedures: The scholarship committee is composed of members of the Missouri Landscape & Nursery Association. Applications need to be mailed to MLNA, P.O. Box 81, Bowling Green, MO 63334 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
A student may be considered as a candidate for this scholarship only after the application form has been completed and the scholarship requirements have been met.
Any student that has received a previous scholarship from the Missouri Landscape & Nursery Association will be ineligible.
The student selected for the scholarship will be notified and asked to appear at the MLNA Silent Auction which will be held during the Western Trade Show on Thursday, January 19, 2017 in Kansas City, MO. The scholarship will be presented at that time.
Briann Voelker, a student at Southeast Missouri State University is the 2015 scholarship recepient.
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Application & information for applying for the 2016 Scholarship