COLUMBUS, Ohio – The 2019 AmericanHort HortScholars program is now accepting applications through March 1 from students in horticulture-related degree programs of any degree level.
Students wishing to apply may do so online at americanhort.org/scholars.
production to sustainable plant systems and from landscape architecture to genetics.
one-year membership with AmericanHort. HortScholars have exclusive opportunities for in-depth discussions with industry leaders, including the AmericanHort Board of Directors.
confidence in networking with new people," said Daniel Greenwell, a 2017 HortScholar. He's now the horticulture program director at Piedmont Technical College "More important than anything, in my fellow 2017 HortScholars, I gained five amazing new friends and peers from very diverse backgrounds that I would never have met otherwise."
AmericanHort’s GenerationNext Community Connectors will evaluate the applications, then choose 12 finalists who will provide a short video on why they want to be a HortScholar. The six 2019 HortScholars will be chosen from those finalists.
Questions about the 2019 HortScholars program can be directed to Katie Gustafson at KatieG@AmerianHort.org.