The St. Croix Valley Master Gardeners Association awards a $1000 scholarship bi-annually. The recipient is selected by the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences at University of Wisconsin-River Falls. The next SCVMGA Scholarship will be awarded for 2017-2018.
Scholarship criteria includes:
- Horticulture major with demonstrated interest in production of ornamental crops or professional landscaping
- Must be a junior or senior
- Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 with minimum major GPA of 3.33
- Preference given to permanent residents of Pierce or St. Croix Co.
2016-2017 Academic Year
The scholarship recipient is Amanda McCarty, majoring in Horticulture with a minor in Sustainability Studies and an emphasis in Agricultural Business at UW-River Falls.
2014-15 Academic Year
The award recipient is Nicholas Peter, studying Horticulture/Landscape Design at UW-River Falls.
2012-2013 Academic Year
The inaugural scholarship was awarded to Brooke Gasteyer from Elmwood, WI.
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