Edelweiss Garden Club Inc.

Scholarship Information

The Edelweiss Garden Club offers two $750 scholarships to high school seniors graduating from an Otsego County school-public, private or parochial, and planning to attend a Michigan school of higher learning and/or students who already have graduated from an Otsego County high school and are presently enrolled in a Michigan school of higher learning. These scholarships are for one year.

Applicants must be planning to major one of the following fields of study: Agriculture Education, Horticulture, Floriculture, Landscape Design, Golf Course Management, Botany, Biology, Plant Pathology/Science, Forestry, Agronomy, Environmental Concerns, Environmental Conservation, City (Rural and Urban) Planning, Wildlife Science, Habitat or Forest/Systems Ecology, Land Management. The Scholarship committee must grant approval for majors other than the ones listed.

Scholarship recipients will be chosen on the basis of educational excellence, awards or achievements, character, initiative and experience and financial need.

Applications are available at the counselors’ offices at Gaylord H.S., Johannesburg H.S., Vanderbilt H.S. and St. Mary’s H.S.

The scholarship will be paid to the finance office of the recipients’ educational institutions in early August.

Cynthia Hilling
250 Arrowhead Trail
Gaylord, MI. 49735

http://www.otsego.org/egc/scholarship.htm