The Robert & Shirley Mangum Memorial Scholarship is administered by the Montgomery County Farm Bureau.
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Applicant must be a resident of the state of Maryland.
Applicant must be enrolled or accepted in an undergraduate or graduate horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, interior landscaping, greenhouse growing, plant science or related curriculum in an accredited two-year or four-year institution located within the United States. (Student must carry a full-time course load during the semesters the scholarship is granted).
Applicant must demonstrate an overall 3.0 or greater GPA in their current studies, and coursework and experience should demonstrate interest in the horticultural industry as a whole.
Applicant must receive excellent references from employers, and/or instructors, and/or industry contacts.
Applicant must intend to pursue a career in the horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, interior landscaping, greenhouse growing, plant sciences or a related field. Preference is given to those intending to pursue this career in the state of Maryland.