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7/1/2020

HRI Scholarships Announced

Matthew Chappell

Hey, students—any of you interested in some scholarship money to help offset the cost of your virtual education this fall (just kidding, I hope)? The Horticultural Research Institute (HRI) is pleased to announce it’s accepting scholarship applications for the 2020-2021 school year.

These scholarships are made possible by seven HRI endowment funds that aid students who’re seeking a lifelong career in horticulture. HRI and its donor firms consider graduating students in horticulture to be the lifeblood of the green industry.

HRI is pleased to offer the following scholarships (applications due September 10, 2020):

• The Timothy S. and Palmer W. Bigelow Jr. Scholarship

• The Usrey Family Scholarship

• The Bryan A. Champion Memorial Scholarship

• The Susie & Bruce Usrey Scholarship

• The Spring Meadow Scholarship

• The “Mugget” Scholarship

• The Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship

Applications must be completed using HRI’s online application form. The deadline to apply is September 10, 2020. For complete details,
visit the HRI website at www.hriresearch.org. GT

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