Tillamook County Master Gardener Association (TCMGA) is a non-profit, educational organization that helps to promote the OSU Extension Service Master Gardener Program and provides opportunities for additional educational training throughout the year.
TCMGA is a countywide organization based in Tillamook County. Membership is open to anyone completing the Oregon State University Extension Service Master Gardener classes and residing in or about Tillamook County. The membership year begins January 1st and runs through December 31st.
Tillamook County Master Gardener Association will again be offering an academic scholarship for students who have graduated from, or are currently seniors at, Tillamook County high schools, or have a current residency in Tillamook County for a minimum of two years and are attending or plan to attend a college or university during the current academic year. The award will be up to $1000 and the criteria for selection are included with the application form. Preference will be given to students who plan to pursue education in horticulture, agriculture and/or the life sciences at any school of their choice.
The application form can be downloaded here. Applicants must mail their completed packet to the address on the application. (Note: Due to a technical issue, we are not able to provide a fillable application form at this time. TCMGA)
The deadline to submit your application is April 1, 2015. Applicants will be notified of the Scholarship Committee's decision by June 1, 2015. Thus the award will be for students enrolled for the Summer or Fall Terms in 2015 or Winter or Spring Terms in 2016.
Questions concerning the Scholarship or application process should be directed to Crissanne C. Roberts, TCMGA Scholarship Chair, 503-842-5782 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or the OSU Tillamook County Extension Office, 503-842-3433.