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.
  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