Garden Club of America/GCA Award in Desert Studies

One or more awards of $4,000 to promote the study of horticulture, conservation, botany, environmental science, and landscape design relating to the arid landscape. Open to graduate or advanced undergraduate students studying at an accredited U.S. university. Preference given to students wishing to gain practical field experience¿-specifically, planning and design for sustainability, rainwater harvesting and plant management, etc.¿-through structured internships at accredited botanical gardens and arboreta.

Award Information

Award Amount
$4,000
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
January 15
Available to Class Level
Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Architecture, Environmental Science, Horticulture/Floriculture, Landscape Architecture, Natural Sciences
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Assistant Director of Horticulture, Desert Botanical Garden
Garden Club of America
Address
1201 North Galvin Parkway
City, State, Zip
Phoenix, AZ , 85008
Telephone
(408) 481-8162
E-mail
kzelov@dbg.org
Website
Website

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