Vocational (Bettinger, Holden & Perry) Scholarship
The Vocational (Bettinger, Holden & Perry) scholarship requires students to be in a one or two-year program with the intent to become a grower or greenhouse manager. The vocational scholarship awards a scholarship in honor of:
Leonard Bettinger, who was a successful greenhouse grower in the Bettinger Farms family business in Toledo, Ohio, and was president of the BPI trade association from 1974-76; John Holden, who had a long, helpful career at Ball Seed Co. and was active in the BPI trade association since it's inception, attending the very first "pre-BPI" conference in 1968; Jim Perry, who was a respected wholesale nurseryman, who grew Perry's Plants of La Puente, California, into one of the largest bedding plant operations in the U.S and was president of BPI from 1972-1974.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $4,000
Essay required: Yes