The Muskogee Area Master Gardeners are offering a $500 scholarship to further a student's degree in horticulture. Requirements for applying for the scholarship include the following:
• An official high school or college transcript.
• Two letters of recommendation from a school official, current employer or community leader.
• A current resume.
• An essay of 500 words on why the applicant chose a career in horticulture, landscaping or related field. The essay should comment on the applicant's community involvement, school activities and future plans.
To apply, contact the Muskogee County Extension Office, (918) 686-7200.