2018 URI Master Gardener Program “Creating a Resilient Garden” Garden Symposium Scholarship Application

Our scholarship program is intended to provide equal opportunity to all interested in attending the URI Master Gardener Program Garden Symposium to be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018. Seven partial scholarships are available. Partial scholarship recipients will be responsible for paying $19.50 at time of registration to attend the event ($65.00 value). Thank you for your interest!

APPLICATIONS DUE BY FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2018. Scholarship applicants will be informed of decisions after that date. Questions? Contact us at coopext@uri.edu or (401)874-2900

  • Scholarship recipients will be selected based on BOTH of the following:
  • Annual income does not exceed the amount shown in the chart below.
  • Rhode Island State Median Income for FY 2017
    60 Percent of Estimated State Median Income*
    1-Person Family 2-Person Family 3-Person Family 4-Person Family 5-Person Family 6-Person Family
    $28,533 $37,312 $46,092 $54,871 $63,650 $72,430
    Prepared by the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Community Services, Division of Energy Assistance for the LIHEAP program.
  • Please complete a personal statement demonstrating why attending this gardening conference is important to you (250 words maximum).
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