Master Gardeners to Award Scholarships to HS Seniors

Two scholarships are available for high school seniors and college students pursuing a career in agriculture or an agriculture-related field at an accredited university through Master Gardeners of Ocean County Inc.
Each scholarship is worth $1,000 and will be issued to students entering a horticultural, agricultural, nursery management, aquatic botany, plant ecology, restoration and environmental sciences program.
Students must enroll at a college or university with at least 12 credits in a semester. Students will be selected based on academic and leadership credentials as well as future goals and interest in the industry.
Applications are due to Master Gardeners on March 31 by 4 p.m. at their main office or through the post.
Call Ms. Harry at 732.349.1246 to obtain an application. All applications should be sent to:
Master Gardeners
1623 Whitesville Rd.
Toms River, NJ 08755
For more information on agricultural scholarships, contact Farm Plus Financial at 866-929-5585.