Supporting the future of California's green industry

CLCA's LEAF Scholarship

Since 1972, the California Landscape Contractors Association Women's Auxiliary has been offering scholarships to college and university students majoring in landscape related programs. In 1988, the Landscape Educational Advancement Foundation (LEAF) was formed to carry on the tradition of awarding f... Read More

American Hemerocallis Society (AHS) AHS Student Research Fellowship

The American Hemerocallis Society (AHS) offers scholarships for graduate and/or undergraduate students using daylilies (plant genus Hemerocallis) as experimental organisms in original thesis research projects.... Read More

American Society of Landscape Architects Scholarships and Fellowships

The American Society of Landscape Architects offer a number of scholarships for students... Read More

American Floral Endowment

AFE offers more than 20 scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000... Read More

Association for Women in Science

ASM has over 20 awards that honor scientists in research, education, and service and at every career and educational level. Women are eligible and encouraged to apply for all of them. ... Read More

California Association of Nurseries and Garden Centers (CANERS)

The CANERS Foundation offers scholarships for students who are interested in pursuing an education and career in horticulture to all two year and four year colleges from which a horticulture degree can be obtained. ... Read More

California 4-H Scholarships

4-H offers a number of scholarships for deserving students... Read More

Folsom Garden Club Scholarship

Each year since 2003 the Folsom Garden Club has awarded scholarships to students studying horticulture, plant sciences, botany, or other related fields.... Read More

Garden Writers Association

GWAF general scholarship grants are provided for college-level juniors or seniors enrolled as a full-time student majoring in Horticulture, Plant Science or Journalism, with an interest in garden communication, including garden photography.... Read More

Horticulture Research Institute

The HRI Endowment fund is composed of several scholarship funds that aid students who are seeking a lifelong career in horticulture. ... Read More

Joseph Shinoda Memorial Scholarship Foundation, Inc.

Scholarships are awarded by the Foundation to undergraduate students specializing in some phase of floriculture.... Read More

Landscape Architecture Foundation Scholarships and Fellowships

Each scholarship/fellowship has a webpage, which details its purpose, criteria, and application requirements. Students are strongly encouraged to prepare application materials specific to the award being sought.... Read More

Lawn and Landscape – GIE Scholarships

Lawn & Landscape, and its parent company, GIE Media, the leading media company serving the lawn and landscape, golf course, nursery, greenhouse and garden center markets, has established a fund to support academic scholarships for outstanding college students focused on leading in the green industry... Read More

Mt. Sac Scholarship Fund ... Read More

Perennial Plant Association

The Perennial Plant Association is proud to offer five scholarships to college students studying horticulture or a related subject.... Read More

PLANET's Academic Excellence Foundation

Each year the PLANET AEF awards scholarships to students who are enrolled in landscape contracting and/or horticulture programs at two-year or four-year colleges and universities associated with PLANET... Read More

Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS)

Each year the PGMS scholarship committee awards monetary scholarships to students in horticulture or related fields. Applicants must be at least in their first year of college or may be recently graduated from high school (within the calendar year).... Read More

The American Phytopathological Society - Frank L. Howard Undergraduate Fellowship

The Frank L. Howard Undergraduate Research Fellowship was established to encourage the involvement of undergraduate students in plant pathology research and to encourage students to pursue advanced degrees and careers in plant pathology. ... Read More

The American Phytopathological Society - Raymond J. Tarleton Scholarship

The award supports graduate students in plant pathology research to encourage students to further their careers in plant pathology. ... Read More

The Garden Club of America Offers 26 Merit-Based Scholarships

Selection committees comprised of GCA and community volunteers read applications and propose outstanding scholars to be voted on in March each year. ... Read More

Turf and Ornamental Communicators Association - Fall Semester Scholarship

The TOCA Board of Directors will award one $2,500, fall semester scholarship to an undergraduate college student pursuing a career in green industry communications. To qualify, students must major or minor in technical communications or a green industry related field such as horticulture, plant scie... Read More

USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Scholarships and Internships

Through its Pathways programs, the Department of Agriculture offers different pathway opportunities–including tuition assistance–for students and recent graduates to work in the agricultural, science, technology, math, environmental, management, business and many other fields. ... Read More