Each year, applications for the Horace M. Thayer Scholarship are accepted through 1st June. The scholarship is exclusively open to college or university students studying arboriculture and urban forestry studies. Please note, only the citizens of Pennsylvania or Delaware are invited to apply. The winning students will be granted $2,000 each.
The Horace M. Thayer Scholarship Program provides financial support for university and college students through scholarships to foster a greater appreciation of shade trees and promote the science and practice of professional arboriculture in Pennsylvania and Delaware. Applicants must be enrolled in a major, minor, option, or program related to the practice of arboriculture and urban forestry at an accredited college or university.
Scholarship award amounts are $2,000 each. The award is non-renewable, but can be applied for annually.
Level and Area of Studies
College or university level in Arboriculture and Urban Forestry.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, students must satisfy the given criteria as follow:
- Resident of Pennsylvania or Delaware
- Returning to the second year of a two- or four-year program at an accredited college or university and be currently enrolled in a major, minor, option, or program of arboriculture,horticulture, forestry, or urban forestry
- 2.5 GPA minimum
Only the U.S. residents are welcome to apply the Horace M. Thayer Scholarship.
All candidates are advised to visit the website and application link below to see further instruction of application procedure.
1 June on annual basis.