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The GWA Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable subsidiary of the Garden Writers Association, has committed funding to provide financial assistance to deserving students for the SPRING TERM 2016. Students must be enrolled in either of two categories:
Scholarships will be awarded directly to the institutions on behalf of students. Please refer to the enclosed Scholarship Guidelines. The deadline for scholarship applications is December 1, 2015. The Garden Writers Association Foundation Board of Directors will award scholarships and inform the selected institutions and students by December 21, 2015. Scholarship funds will be paid by January 8, 2016.
In recent years, over $85,000 has been awarded to outstanding students. Grants range from $250 to over $2,000 per student at the discretion of the Foundation’s Board of Directors. At a minimum, one $500 scholarship will be given under the GWAF’s Kathleen Fisher Memorial Scholarship. A total of up to $6,000 in general scholarship funding for variable grants is available for the Spring Term of 2016.
We invite your department’s support of your most outstanding student(s) and look forward to receiving your responses and your students’ applications.
Jeff Lowenfels, Scholarship Chair
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