The Herb Society of Greater Cincinnati

             Scholarship Application



The Herb Society of Greater Cincinnati is pleased to offer

scholarships up to $2,000 dollars but no less than $500 dollars

annually to college students whose intent is to work

in a horticultural related field.

The scholarships are nonrenewable,

but the student may reapply annually.

These are financial need-based scholarships.


Student is currently majoring or minoring in a horticultural or horticultual related field.

  Qualifying students must attend a local university: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati State, Miami University, Northern Kentucky University, or Xavier University, and be a local student from Southeastern Indiana, Southwestern Ohio, or Northern Kentucky.  

Student must have completed one full year or have earned 12 credit hours in the horticultural program.


Student must maintain a 3.0 grade point average.


Student’s official college transcript must be submitted with seal unbroken.


Student must submit a letter of recommendation from current Program Head or faculty member who is familiar with their work.


Student must submit an essay answering the questions listed below.


The Application and all required documents must be submitted by mail or email by April 15, 2024.


On a separate sheet of paper please answer the following questions:


Why do you financially need this scholarship?


Have you interned or worked in the horticultural field?  If so, please give the names, addresses, and dates of past and present employers and a brief description of your duties and responsibilities.


What are your career goals?


For more information contact:



Scholarship Form

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