The Illinois Landscape Contractors Association is pleased to offer seven scholarships to college students enrolled in a full or part time horticultural-related program, and five scholarships to high school seniors interested in a horticulture related career. A horticultural-related program includes, but is not limited to, horticulture, environmental science, landscape architecture, botany, agronomy, nursery production, ecology, agriculture, urban horticulture, floral design, and more. All applicants must be an Illinois resident.
Since 1959, ILCA has provided its members with the resources needed to enhance their performance and ensure continued growth and success. The Association’s mission is to enhance the professionalism and expertise of members by providing leadership, education, representation, and services while promoting environmental awareness and the value of the landscape industry. ILCA employs a wide variety of means to fulfill its mission including; seminars, workshops, publications, trade shows, awards, networking, scholarship grants and social events.