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Department of Horticulture and Crop Science


Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Opportunities

All students in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences are encouraged to fill out the College Scholarship Application for each academic year. You will only need to fill out one application to be eligible for money from the college and departmental level.


  • Direct enrollment in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.
  • Enrolled first quarter freshman student Autumn Quarter - Columbus Campus.
  • Extra curricular activities will be considered.

The simple on-line form requires you to write a short 500 word essay, list of present and previous work experience, involvement in extracurricular activities, provide details about involvement in groups such as FFA, 4-H, and fraternities as well as list your chosen major.

Go to and click on the College Scholarship Application link. Contact Dr. Pat Whittington at with questions.

Horticulture and Crop Science Departmental Scholarships are below:

  • Mary Ann Arthur Herbaceous Ornamental
  • Roy O. Becker
  • Wilhelm and Eleanor Beckert
  • G. Walter Burwell
  • The Paul Ecke, Jr.
  • Golf Management Scholarship
  • Franklin Garden Club
  • The Edgar J. Grand
  • Alpha and Paul Haffey
  • The Gustav W. Huhn Endowed
  • Thomas B. Kyle
  • Linville-Shoemaker
  • Monterey Peninsula/Morty's Kids
  • Gary J. Nicholson
  • Jack Nicklaus/The Toro Company
  • Ohio Agribusiness Association
  • Ohio Association of Garden Clubs
  • Ohio Fruit Growers Society- Hartman
  • PGM Development
  • Pioneer Hi-Bred International
  • Max V. & Carolyn Martin Puderbaugh
  • The Pursch Family Study Abroad
  • Dr. Dale A. Ray Memorial Fund
  • Scotts LawnService Fund
  • William J. Skou
  • Dorothy Kuder Smith and Floyd F. Smith
  • Marion K. Thomas
  • Dean and Lucille Tresch
  • Gene Wittmeyer Vegetable
  • Gladys Wittmeyer Knox - Gene Wittmeyer
  • Orchids Made Easy Scholarship
  • Francis Sylvia Zverina Scholarship
  • Western Reserve Herb Society Scholarship
  • Seneca County Master Gardener Scholarship¬†
For more information on our numerous department scholarships contact Dr. David Barker; (614)-247-6258;