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Master Gardeners of Cape Cod Unveil 2024 Scholarships


Information from Cape Cod Cooperative Extension

Scholarships to be awarded to Barnstable County students in agriculture, horticulture, or natural resources

December 5, 2023 (Barnstable, MA) – The Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod is pleased to announce the availability of four $2,500.00 scholarships for deserving students residing in Barnstable County.

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be pursuing a degree in agriculture, horticulture, or a related natural resource field. The scholarship funds are intended for the payment of tuition or room and board.

Interested students are required to complete an application that includes a one-page statement outlining their career interests and any relevant work experience. Additionally, the application must be accompanied by an official transcript and three letters of recommendation. All necessary information must be submitted by April 1, 2024.

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