Annual Scholarship

The Colonial Garden Club of Hollis awards an annual scholarship of $1,000 to a graduating high school senior based on the following:

The candidate must be accepted at an accredited university, college or community college.
  1. The scholarship is available for students majoring in: Agriculture, Floriculture, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Conservation, Forestry, City Planning, Environmental Studies, Land Management, Botany or Biology.
  2. Applicants related to a garden club member may also apply for the scholarship and must also meet requirement of college major.
  3. The scholarship will be awarded by the Club’s Scholarship Committee after evaluating all applications. Applications must include:
  • Full name and address.
  • Copy of high school transcript.
  • College or university accepted to and planning to attend.
  • List of clubs, activities, athletics and volunteer work.
  • 250 word essay outlining how the candidate hopes to apply their future skills/abilities or future college/career goals in an effective and responsible manner to impact their community for the better.
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation.
  • If related to a garden club member, please state the name of the member and relationship to the member.

Application deadline April 1st.  Applications should be submitted to:

Hollis/Brookline students should submit to their guidance department; others

Colonial Garden Club of Hollis
Scholarship Committee
PO Box 1001
Hollis, NH 03049

or email to:

hollisgardenclubnh@gmail.com