TAG: scholarships

Arborjet now accepting applications for its Taking Root Scholarship Program

May 10, 2017By

Arborjet is now accepting applications for its 2017 Taking Root Scholarship Program. The application deadline is June 30. In its fourth year, the scholarship program will award 10 $1,000 scholarship to graduating high school seniors who are pursuing full-time studies in forestry, plant sciences, horticulture, entomology, environmental science or a related major at an accredited two-year or four-year college. “We are thrilled to again... read more

Irrigation Foundation names scholarship winners

May 10, 2017By

Sixteen students from technical schools and universities across the nation were selected as recipients of the Irrigation Foundation Scholarship Program awards. The student recipients, who are enrolled in associate, bachelor and graduate programs across the nation, were awarded scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $2,500. The Irrigation Foundation Scholarship program was established to develop and administer an awards program that promotes... read more

Companies in the News: LMS recognized for drought-tolerant landscape; DryJect expands; NCNLA, TaskEasy award scholarships

September 14, 2016By

Landscape Management Services (LMS), a full-service grounds maintenance company in the San Francisco Bay Area, received a certificate of recognition from the Alameda County Water District (ACWD) for its involvement in a drought-friendly landscape project at Crossroads Technology Park, a 25-acre property in Union City, Calif. In an effort to help Crossroads meet its water budget, LMS replaced the property’s turf with... read more

Davey awards scholarships to 50 students

March 15, 2016By

Each year, Davey awards $1,000 merit-based scholarships to students in the green industry. To be eligible for an Arbor Grant scholarship, students must be enrolled in a two- or four-year program that focuses on forestry, urban forestry, arboriculture or another green industry field. The 2015 Arbor Grant winners are: Ted King, Alleghany College of Maryland; Danny Metz, Alleghany College of Maryland; Abigail... read more

Arborjet awards scholarships

November 9, 2015By

Arborjet, a manufacturer of tree injection products, named the 10 recipients of its Taking Root Scholarships, which has collectively awarded $20,000 in two years. Each graduating high school senior selected won a $1,000 scholarship to pursue full-time studies in forestry, plant sciences, horticulture, entomology, environmental science or a related major at an accredited two- or four-year college. “We are delighted... read more

LEAF Scholarship applications due by April 15

April 9, 2015By

The California Landscape Contractors Association (CLCA) is accepting applications for the 2015 Landscape Educational Advancement Foundation (LEAF) Scholarship awards online through April 15. Since 1972, the CLCA has offered scholarships to college and university students majoring in landscape-related programs. In 1988, LEAF was formed to carry on the tradition of awarding financial aid to deserving students. Any student attending an... read more