The Katharine M. Grosscup Scholarships in Horticulture

Scholarship Description

Purpose: To encourage the study of horticulture and related fields.

History: The Katharine M. Grosscup Scholarship Fund was established in 1981 by Mrs. John Berdan, a member of the Garden Club of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. It is in honor of her friend, Katharine MacConnell Grosscup, a talented gardener and enthusiastic conservationist who shared her knowledge with family, friends, and garden clubs.

Provisions: Provides several students annually with financial assistance of up to $3500 each.

Eligibility: Open to college juniors, seniors, or graduate students in horticulture or a related field, with preference given to students from Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Michigan, Kentucky, and Indiana.

Year of Need: College Junior, College Senior, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,


Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 3,500

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization The Garden Club of America
14 East 60th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10022

Contact Person:

Phone: 212-753-8287

Fax: 212-753-0134