AFE Accepting Applications for 2018 Scholarships

Jennifer Zurko

Applications are now being accepted for more than 20 different scholarships through the American Floral Endowment (AFE). Sophomore, junior, senior and graduate students studying floriculture and horticulture must submit their applications online by the May 1 deadline. Two new scholarships were recently established with AFE, so even more opportunities are available to qualified students. Scholarships range from $500 to $6,000.

In 2017, the Endowment awarded 20 students with scholarships totaling more than $36,000. Descriptions of each scholarship, along with the undergraduate and graduate applications and requirements, are available at To apply online and read about AFE’s 2017 scholarship recipients, visit GT