Text Box: The Herb Society of Greater Cincinnati
The purpose of the Herb Society of Greater Cincinnati is to promote 
interest in the growing and use of herbs and to exchange information 
and experiences related to herbs.  In order to achieve this purpose, 
members will be expected to contribute of their time and talent.
Text Box: Scholarship Application
The Herb Society of Greater Cincinnati is pleased to offer scholarships up to $2,000.00 but no less than
$500.00 annually to college students whose intent is to work in a horticultural related field. 
The scholarships are nonrenewable, but a student may reapply annually. 
These are financial need-based scholarships.



Requirements:
1. Student is currently majoring in a horticultural or horticultural related field.
2. Student must have completed one semester as a full time student in the horticultural program.
3. Student must maintain a 3.0 grade point average.
4. Student’s unofficial college transcript must be submitted.
5. Student must submit a signed letter of recommendation from a faculty member who is familiar with their work.
6. Student must print and submit a completed Scholarship Application Form.

Essay Questions.  These may be answered in paragraph form or bullet style.
1. Describe your career objectives and goals.
2. Outline past and present work experience and internships.
3. Describe any extracurricular activities including community service and leadership positions.
4. List awards, honors and scholarships received.

Personal Statement
In a typed essay not to exceed 1000 words, describe what this scholarship would mean
to your education and career. Needs for financial assistance are to be included.

Deadline: April 15, 2017
Mail this application with other requested material to:

Ms. Kay Young, Scholarship Chair
The Herb Society of Greater Cincinnati
7732 West Lake Drive
West Chester, OH 45069

OR
e-mail this application with other requested material to: kayyoung36@gmail.com
Incomplete applications will be disqualified.
Scholar ship recipients will be notified in June
Questions? Email:  kayyoung36@gmail.com

Click here to print the Scholarship Application Form (2 pages)