Scholarships


The Western Reserve Herb Society will award four (4) undergraduate scholarships for the year 2014-2015. 

Frances Sylvia Zverina Scholarship

Two scholarships of $8,000 will be awarded to two students with a good scholastic standing who are American citizens in need of financial assistance, who are studying horticulture or related fields such as landscape architecture and horticultural therapy, and whose horticultural career goals involve teaching/research or work in the public sector. Applicants must have completed their 2nd/Sophomore or 3rd/Junior year of an undergraduate school by August 2014 or 4th/Senior year in a 5-year undergraduate program and may be residents of any state who are attending an accredited college or university anywhere in the United States.

Download application: 
Frances Sylvia Zverina Scholarship Application

 

Western Reserve Herb Society Scholarship

Two scholarships of $5,000 will be awarded to a deserving undergraduate student who is an Ohio resident studying horticulture or a related field such as landscape architecture and horticultural therapy and whose horticulture career goals involve teaching/research or work in the public sector. Applicants must have completed one full year of college. Students entering their 2nd/Sophomore, 3rd/Junior, 4th/Senior, or 5th year in a 5-year undergraduate program are also eligible. Student applicants may be attending an accredited college or university anywhere in the United States. 

Download application: 
WRHS Scholarship Application 

 

Ohio residents completing 2nd/Sophomore, 3rd/Junior, or 4th/Senior year in a five-year undergraduate program by August 2014 may apply for both the Frances Sylvia Zverina and the Western Reserve Herb Society Scholarships. An Ohio resident need only write one application as long as it is clear that the student is applying for both. However, an award winner may be the recipient of only one scholarship.

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For more information or questions, please contact us at:scholarship@westernreserveherbsociety.org