The Corrie Whitlock Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is open to a college sophomore or junior for use during the junior or senior year of college. Each state within the South Atlantic Region may submit one application to be in competition for the Scholarship. A qualifying student is one who is majoring in the study of Horticulture, Floriculture, Landscape Design, Botany, Plant Pathology, Biology, Forestry, Agronomy, Environmental Concerns, City Planning, Land Management and/or allied subjects. The Scholarship amount is determined by the SAR Board of Directors, and the winner is announced at the SAR Convention. (The Scholarship amount is $1,000 for 2012)
Applications can also be obtained from the Garden Club Scholarship Chairman of each state in the region. Complete applications must be sent to the STATE SCHOLARSHIP CHAIRMAN by FEBRUARY 1 and the STATE’S best application must come to the REGIONAL SCHOLARSHIP CHAIRMAN by MARCH 1.
Applications will be judged on the following scale:
Listing of Honors/Extra Curricular
Three Recommendations……….. 5%
As long as the recipient maintains a “B” average, he/she may reapply each year during their college career.
SAR SCHOLARSHIP CHAIRMAN
P. O. Box 339
Richburg, SC 29729
SAR Member State Scholarship Chairmen
Garden Club of Kentucky, Inc.
2284 Cardwell Lane
Frankfort, KY 40601-1468
The Garden Club of North Carolina, Inc.
605 St. Andrews Drive
Statesville, NC 28625
The Garden Club of South Carolina, Inc.
405 E. Seven Oaks Drive
Greenville, SC 29605
Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc.
315 Tulip Tree Lane
Moneta, VA 24121-2022
West Virginia Garden Club, Inc.
P.O. Box 713
Jane Lew, WV 26378
no email address available