Supporting Future Gardeners

The Old York Garden Club raises funds annually to support this scholarship award. The recipient will be that student who shows outstanding achievement and promise in any of the plant sciences.  This scholarship is in memory of Marion Prince Hosmer and will be a minimum of $1,000. It will be paid directly to your institution in your name.

Please read through all the fine print prior to applying.  


The application must be:

  • A legal Maine resident
  • A fulltime student majoring in a horticulture or related major
  • Must have completed at least one full year of study at an institute of higher learning in the State of Maine or the University of New Hampshire


Once you have submitted your application, you will get an email that has been received by the Old York Garden Club.   Please reply to that email with a PDF copy of your transcript.

Step 1:  Submit your application by completing the form here: scholarship application form

Step 2:  Once you receive the confirmation email that we’ve received your application, reply to the email with a PDF copy of your transcript.

Step 3:  Ask two people to be your references and have them submit a letter of recommendation for you by March 31, 2018:  scholarship reference form