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 Scholarship Information
 The West Newbury Garden Club is pleased to announce its scholarship opportunity to students who reside in the towns of West Newbury, Merrimac, or Groveland. The WNGC encourages and cultivates interest in gardening and aid in the protection and conservation of natural resources. The scholarship is supported by member dues and its annual plant sale in May. This year, $3,500 is available for the scholarship. We expect to award scholarships to 1 to 2 deserving students.
In order to be eligible, the student must:

  • be attending college (two or four-year college) in 2018
  • be pursuing a major in Environmental Studies, Environmental Engineering, Botany, Horticulture or any related major which pertains to our environment.
  • demonstrate good academics
  • demonstrate community service through extracurricular activities and volunteering

    To apply, submit the following:
  • A WNGC Application Form
  • An essay from the candidate describing his/her motivation for pursuing a career in the environment
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A school transcript

West Newbury Garden Club Scholarship Committee
PO Box 11, West Newbury, MA 01985.
Applications must be post marked by April 30 2018 or they can be e-mailed to Jeanne Pucci at jpucci1@gmail.com .

If you have any questions, please feel free to email Jeanne Pucci
at jpucci1@gmail.com . Thank you.


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