NGC is proud of its college scholarship program which offers financial aid to students majoring in fields of study related to horticulture and the environment. Eligible applicants must: be US citizens or permanent residents; have a 3.25 GPA; must be attending school full time (12 hours for undergraduates and nine hours for graduate students); and, be planning a career related to gardening, landscape design, environmental issues, floral design or horticulture.
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria: Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States; Must be attending school full-time or as defined by NGC: Undergraduate students must be enrolled for a minimum of 12 graded hours of classes. Graduate students must be enrolled for a minimum of 6 graded hours of classes. Funds may be applied to studies overseas provided that the study is a condition of the recipient’s degree plan and that payment continues to be made to the accredited U.S. college or university. Must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25 (on a 4.0 scale). Must be planning a career related to gardening, landscape design, environmental issues, floral design or horticulture Previous applicants may re-apply (whether awarded or not).