Shrewsbury Garden Club announces 2014 scholarship

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In June, the Shrewsbury Garden Club awarded its 2013 scholarships to students (l to r) Edward Crosier, Jessica Fujimori and Sarah Donavan. (Photo/submitted)
In June, the Shrewsbury Garden Club awarded its 2013 scholarships to students (l to r) Edward Crosier, Jessica Fujimori and Sarah Donavan. (Photo/submitted)

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Garden Club recently announced a $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a Shrewsbury student to pursue studies in environment- or agriculture-related fields.

For nearly 25 years, the Shrewsbury Garden Club has been awarding annual college scholarships to students residing in the town. The organization has awarded nearly $40,000 in scholarships, helping to launch the careers of many students at colleges and universities throughout the country.

Scholarship applicants must be a high school senior or graduate; a Shrewsbury resident for a minimum of three years; and have been accepted or enrolled at a school of higher education in one of the following fields: agriculture, architectural landscaping, conservation, ecology, environmental studies, floral design, forestry, horticulture, or a closely related field.

Applications are available at www.shrewsburygardenclub.org? or may be obtained through school guidance offices. Students currently enrolled in a program are encouraged to apply.

The deadline for applications is Tuesday, March 25. Call Debbie Stefani at 508-842-6168 with any questions.