Horticultural Research Institute/Susie & Bruce Usrey Education Scholarship

Susie and Bruce Usrey of Monrovia Growers Inc. in Azusa, CA, established the Usrey Family Scholarship 2009. The Usrey family considers graduating students in horticulture to be the lifeblood of the green industry. The scholarship is awarded annually to horticulture students enrolled in a California state university or college. Monrovia is committed to enhancing the beauty and value of the North American landscape - one garden at a time. By producing the strongest plants in the industry, they offer peace of mind and quality assurance that stands behind each and every Monrovia plant. The applicant must be a student enrolled in a California state university or college. California state residency is not required. Preference will be given to applicants who plan to work within the industry (including nursery operation, landscape architecture/design/construction/maintenance, interiorscape, horticultural distribution, or retail garden center) following graduation.

Award Information

Award Amount
$500
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
May 31
Available to Class Level
Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
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
California
Area of Study
Entomology, Horticulture/Floriculture, Landscape Architecture
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Executive Director
Horticultural Research Institute
Address
1200 G Street, NW Suite 800
City, State, Zip
Washington, DC , 20005
Telephone
(202) 695-2474
E-mail
scholarships@hriresearch.org
Website
Website

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