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The Belfast Garden Club to Award Annual Scholarship

Belfast, Maine -

BELFAST – The Belfast Garden Club awards a $1,000 scholarship each year to a Waldo County high school graduate who is planning to pursue an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in conservation, ecology, horticulture, natural resources, sustainable agriculture or a related field. Students from Waldo County currently enrolled in a degree program in any of these disciplines are also eligible to apply. Applications are available in the Guidance office of Belfast, Searsport, Mount View and Islesboro high schools; Waldo County Technical Center; and the Financial Aid offices of the University of Maine at Orono, Maine Maritime Academy, College of the Atlantic and Unity College. Application deadline is May 1, 2011.

Applications and additional information is available from Scholarship Committee Chair, Ginny Hodge, at vrh@hughes.net or http://www.belfastgardenclub.org/scholarships.html

For More Information:

Contact Name: Ginny Hodge

Email: vrh@hughes.net