WASHINGTON, DC and COLUMBUS,
OH-April 29, 2016-The Horticultural Research Institute (HRI) is pleased to
announce it is accepting scholarship applications for the 2016-2017 school year.
These scholarships are made possible by seven special HRI
endowment funds that aid students who are seeking a lifelong career in
horticulture. HRI and its member firms consider graduating students in
horticulture to be the lifeblood of the green industry.
HRI is pleased to offer the following scholarships
The Timothy S. and Palmer W. Bigelow Jr. Scholarship
(one, $3000 scholarship )
The Usrey Family Scholarship (one, $1000
The Bryan A. Champion Memorial Scholarship (one, $1,000)
The Susie & Bruce Usrey Scholarship (one, $500
The Spring Meadow Scholarship (three, $3000 scholarships)
The "Muggets" Scholarship (one, $1500
The Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship (one, $4000
must be completed using HRI's online application form. The deadline to apply is
May 31, 2016. For complete details visit the HRI website at www.hriresearch.org.