Colonial Triangle of Virginia Unit Scholarship

To further the scientific study and appreciation of herbs and to encourage the practice of environmentally sound horticulture, The Colonial Triangle of Virginia Unit offers a scholarship to a deserving student at Virginia Polytechnic University. This student must be a rising junior or senior majoring in a field of study analogous with our unit's goals, such as horticulture, biology, botany and environmental science. Additionally, the student must possess the following attributes: 1) a demonstrated interest in growing, using and sharing the knowledge of herbs; and 2) dedication to sound horticulture practices that will protect our global environment and enhance the health and well-being of humans and plants.The recipient is awarded a $1,000 tuition grant, plus a one-year student membership in The Herb Society of America.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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