The Jackson County Master GardenerTM Association will honor a graduate of an Oregon high school [Preference will be given to graduates from Jackson County high shools should all other academic considerations be equal.] who is or will be a junior, senior or graduate student at Oregon State University to further his or her education in a plant-related field. The field of study may include but is not limited to horticulture, botany, biology, forestry, biochemistry, entomology, agricultural education, general agriculture or landscape design.
The Jackson County Master GardenerTM Association (JCMGA) is an affiliate of the Oregon State University (OSU) Master GardenerTM Program. In cooperation with the Jackson County OSU Extension Service, JCMGA Program promotes and assists the community in the field of gardening education. A merit scholarship of up to $2,500 will be awarded for the academic year 2009 - 2010.
Requirements: Completion of an application.
Deadline: March 15, 2009
Applications can be downloaded at: http://hort.oregonstate.edu
Kelly Donegan, M.S.
4155 Agricultural & Life Sciences Bldg.
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331-7304
Funding: Beginning with fall quarter 2009 through spring 2010.
All completed applications are to be sent to the OSU Horticulture Department for review. The applications of eligible candidates will then be forwarded to the JCMGA OSU Endowment/Scholarship Committee by April 1st. This Committee will review the applications and choose the recipient of the JCMGA scholarship.
This scholarship is supported by JCMGA, donations and fundraisers. You can support this scholarship with your donation. [use the form below]
Jackson County Master GardenerTM Association Endowment/Scholarship Fund
State_________________ Zip_________________ Phone________________________
Gift Amount $___________________ Check________
Master Card ______ Visa ______ Card #__________________________________ Expiration Date ___________
Please make checks payable to "OSU Foundation."
Mail to: Oregon State University Foundation
850 SW 35th St.
Corvallis, OR 97339
All gifts are fully tax deductible.
2001 Morgan Griswell - Crater High School
Cassandra Griffin - Crater High School
2002 Heather Bolstad - Ashland High School
2003 No award
2004 Kristina Bateman - Eagle Point High School
Zachary Burkhead - OSU Freshman/Ashland High School
2005 No award
2006 Keith Frost - Crater HS/OSU graduate student
2007 No Award
2008 No Award