National Garden Clubs, Inc. has awarded the National Scholarships to two students from our Texas Garden Club, Inc.
Samantha M. Crowder- $3,500. Lucy Hendy Schoarship
Kevin Wade Evenson - $3,500. Ina Brundrett Scholarship
Congratulations! We are proud of your accomplishments.
Both students are from Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Tx. and they are residents of Texas. TGC is so pleased that we are able to further their education in a field that this organization feels is so very important. Again, congratuations to both students.
Please send information to GWEN DEWITT 'S ADDRESS ABOVE.....not to Marion Badey on the form....
Congratuations to all our winners and may the applicants for the following semesters continue to apply to Texas Garden Clubs website, texasgardenclubs.org for applications And send the applications to Gwen DeWitt the VP Scholarships listed above and not to Marion Badey on the form.
Texas Garden Clubs, Inc., gives annual scholarships to Texas resident students who are college-level juniors or above. The applicant must have at least a 3.25 GPA and be majoring in a field of horticulture. The fields of horticulture included are floriculture, landscape design, horticulture, botany, biology, plant pathology, forestry, agronomy, environmental concerns, city floriculture planning, land management and other allied subjects. Remember!! The application deadline is October 1 for a scholarship given the following spring/winter semester.
Grants were set up in honor of the following: Nellie Day Trigg, Bess Buchanan, Florence H. Thomas, Mary Badham Kittel, Hazel Raske, Francis Ellis, and Ethel W. Spears. These Scholarships are given on a rotating basis in their respective names. These Scholarships continue to grow as the 315 member clubs give yearly to the Scholarship program thereby increasing the principle.
SEND THESE FORMS TO GWEN DEWITT ! ADDRESS ABOVE*******NOT THE ADDRESS for Marion Badey that is on the forms...