Zeller Summer Scholarship in Medicinal Botany

Application Information

Sign Up to View

ALREADY SIGNED UP? LOG IN

Amount
Awarded

$2,000

Awarded

Application Deadline

February 1

Saturday
Awarded By:

Garden Club of America

Number of Awards & Eligibility: One award offered annually.
In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:
  1. This award is for international and U.S. students.
  2. Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program at the time of application.
  3. Must be studying botany and/or pharmacology.

In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:

Description: This award is available for undergraduate students studying medicinal botany during a summer semester.

Application requirements for the Zeller Summer Scholarship in Medicinal Botany are:

  • Essay
  • Application form
  • Recommendation letters (2)
  • Official Transcript
Additional Information: This scholarship provides financial support to students who show a keen interest in medicinal botany, as evidenced by course work and/or professor recommendations. It was established to encourage summer studies of medicinal botany at the undergraduate level for students enrolled in accredited U.S. colleges and universities following their freshman, sophomore, junior and senior years. Work may award academic credit, may be toward experience in the field or laboratory, or may be part of an internship requirement for graduation. Selection will be made in March by the GCA Scholarship Committee including a medicinal botanist.

Award Amount: $2,000 annually, non-renewable.  The total dollars awarded for this scholarship is $2,000.

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Saturday, February 1

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Saturday, February 1

Applications are available on the Garden Club of America (GCA) website. In addition to the completed application form, the student must submit the following: a short essay explaining how the selected summer program fits into his/her future plans and goals and what he/she hopes to achieve; two letters of recommendation, one each from his/her adviser and a professor who is familiar with his/her work and interests (see the application for details); and a copy of his/her official college transcript. The student should not alter or retype the application, or send any additional materials that are not requested. The application and all supporting documents must be received by the deadline date.
Contact: Ms. Judy Smith
Address: 14 E. 60th Street New York, New York 10022-1002

Save time. Let us search for you.

Narrow down over 1,000,000 scholarships with personalized results.

Get matched to scholarships that are perfect for you!

Start Your Search

Save time. Let us search for you.

Narrow down over 1,000,000 scholarships with personalized results.

Get matched to scholarships that are perfect for you!

START YOUR SEARCH