APPLICATION FOR NORTHBOROUGH GARDEN CLUB SCHOLARSHIP 2017
The Northborough Garden Club is accepting scholarship
applications for students accepted to college who will be majoring in one of
the following fields: Horticulture, Environmental Studies, land Management,
Conservation Management, Agriculture, Botany, Biology, Floral Design, Landscape
Design or related fields.
Qualified applicants must be a high school senior, in good
standing, a resident of Northborough for at least two years. There will be one scholarship awarded for
$1,000.00 payable to the student upon completion and receipt of first-semester
The deadline for application submission is
Friday March 31st 2017.
The Northborough Garden Club is pleased to announce that scholarships have been awarded to the following recent graduates of Algonquin Regional High School. In June the Garden Club held its annual potluck dinner at Tower Hill Botanical Gardens where the awardees and their families were recognized. Each student will receive $1,000.00 upon successful completion of their 1st semester.
The students are Anvita Hanchate who will be attending Boston Univ. to major in Environmental Science. Anvita is the daughter of Amresh and Varsha Hanchate. Samuel Hersh who will be attending Bates College in Maine majoring in Biochemistry. Sam is the son of Jon and Deborah Hersh. Patrick McAuliffe will be attending UMASS Amherst majoring in Turf Management. Patrick is the son of Richard and Cathleen McAuliffe.
Applicants must meet the criteria and fit the mission of the Northborough Garden Club to be selected for scholarship. Future interested applicants may check with the Guidance Dept. at Algonquin Regional High School in January- February 2015 for next year’s application forms.
Photo: L to R Claire Swan, Carlene DiDonato, Patrick McAuliffe, Colleen Baldelli, Richard McAuliffe and Julie Zaterka