Atlas Manufacturing Horticulture Scholarship

Purpose

To reward three high school seniors that have demonstrated a passion for horticulture each with a $1,500 scholarship, including ornamental production, landscaping or vegetable production, and has a desire to further his/her education in the field of horticulture.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a senior in a high school that has purchased an “Educator” Greenhouse from Atlas Manufacturing, Inc. between January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016.
  • Student must be nominated by his/her horticulture teacher.

Selection Criteria

The Scholarships are awarded based on:

  • Student’s desire to further his/her education in the field of horticulture
  • Character
  • Work ethic
  • Participation in high school horticulture program
  • Community/extracurricular activities

How to Apply

  • Application forms can be downloaded online at www.atlasgreenhouse.com/horticulture-scholarship/ or can be mailed upon request.

    Click to download the 2015 Atlas Greenhouse Horticulture Scholarship

  • Student must submit completed Scholarship Application provided by Atlas Manufacturing, Inc. no later than March 31, 2016.
  • The teacher/faculty advisor must complete and submit the Nomination Form provided by Atlas Manufacturing, Inc. no later than March 31, 2016.
    *NOTE* Applications returned by mail must be postmarked by March 30, 2016.
  • Applications can be returned by email, fax or mail to:

    Atlas Manufacturing, Inc.
    PO Box 558
    Alapaha, GA 31622
    (229) 532-4600 [fax] info@atlasgreenhouse.com

Selection Procedure

Applications will be reviewed and the winner will be selected by the Atlas Selection Committee no later than April 30, 2016. The winner will be selected based on his/her abilities, skills and accomplishments-without regard to gender, race, ethnic origin or religious preference. The winner will be announced on the Atlas Greenhouse website ( www.atlasgreenhouse.com) and by e-newsletter. The winner and winner’s high school will also be contacted personally. A Scholarship Certificate will be mailed to the high school principal for presentation to the winning student

Payment

Payment will be made to the Financial Aid Office of the school chosen by the winner. Payment will not be made until verification of enrollment has been received.

Click to download the 2014 Atlas Greenhouse Horticulture Scholarship

(800) 346-9902

PO Box 558
Alapaha, GA 31622