TOCA Scholarship Program

Scholarship Description

Application Materials:The Turf and Ornamental Communicators Association will award one $2,500 fall semester scholarships to undergraduate college students pursuing a career in green industry communications.1. To qualify, students must major or minor in technical communications or a green industry related field such as horticulture, plant sciences, botany, agronomy, plant pathology, etc. The applicant also must demonstrate an interest in using this course of study in the field of communications.2. Applicants must have an overall GPA of 2.5 or above and a 3.0 in the major area of study (based on a 4.0 scale). Students enrolled in the fall can apply for the scholarship. Eligibility, as determined by the TOCA Board of Directors, extends to two and four year program students attending institutions that offer turf management curriculums.3. The scholarship will be awarded through the bursar’s office at the recipient’s college or university.Application materials should be emailed to:Barb Ulschmid,

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 2500

Max Award: 2500

Deadline: 2019-03-01


Sponsoring Organization Turf & Ornamental Communicators Association (
120 W. Main St., P.O. Box 156
New Prague, MN 56071

Contact Person: Den Gardner, TOCA Executive Director\nBarb Ulschmid, TOCA

Phone: (952) 758-6340

Fax: 952-758-5813


Email: / toca