International Plant Propagators’ Society (IPPS) Scholarship & Membership

Month Due: September

Two years of membership in the IPPS Eastern Region are free to any student enrolled in a horticulture program of study!  It’s quick & easy HERE
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What is IPPS?
The International Plant Propagators’ Society (IPPS) is an international association of plant production professionals. The Society provides a forum for sharing plant production knowledge with the aim to improve the professionalism, knowledge and skills of its members.
 
Why should I join?
IPPS Members have access to unlimited free downloads of papers from our past conferences - that’s 65 years of plant production information! Members also receive discounted registration at IPPS events and a monthly electronic newsletter with regional events and info of interest.
 
Keep It Green!  October 11-14, 2017  Grand Rapids, MI
The IPPS Eastern Region is pleased to offer scholarships for qualifying students to cover registration costs for the 2017 Annual Conference being held in Grand Rapids, MI from October 11-14. Students may apply for a scholarship to attend for 1,2,3 or all 4 days of the event. The deadline for application is September 22, 2017. Students will be notified by September 25th if they are selected to receive a scholarship.  
 
The annual conference is a fantastic opportunity to network and build invaluable relationships with the best in the business from across the country. The four day conference consists of behind-the-scenes-tours to local nurseries and botanic gardens as well as an educational session of thought-provoking talks by industry experts and business professionals. A poster session, plant auctions and time to socialize round out the event.
 
A limited number of student scholarships are available. The estimated value of the scholarships varies from $50 to $250 depending on the length of attendance. This is not a cash award but a complimentary registration. Students are responsible for their own travel and overnight accommodations.
 
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
Candidate must be enrolled in a horticulture or other plant-related program of study and be an active student at the time of the conference.
Candidate must fill out the application in its entirety, including a faculty reference.
Candidate must be a Student Member of the IPPS Eastern Region. Student membership is free - click HERE to join. IPPS members receive a monthly electronic newsletter plus unlimited downloads from the Combined Proceedings of our worldwide annual conferences. 

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