We are so proud of our 2017 scholarship recipients.
Daniel Osborn of Brandon is a senior at the University of South Florida (USF), studying Marine Biology and Environmental Science.
Richard Bargielski is a USF Doctoral student. For his dissertation in Applied Anthropology he will be spending time in Clewiston, FL at the Seminole Tribal Historic Preservation Office to research the Seminoles and their understanding of today’s serious environmental challenges in the Everglades.
$1000 SCHOLARSHIP for 2018
FOR UPPERCLASS (JUNIOR , SENIOR) OR GRADUATE STUDENT
FIELDS OF STUDY MUST INCLUDE MAJORS THAT RELATE
TO THE MISSION OF THE TAMPA GARDEN CLUB SUCH AS
ECOLOGY, HORTICULTURE, CONSERVATION,
AND OTHER ALLIED SUBJECTS
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 15, 2018
“>CONTACT SCHOLARSHIP CHAIRMAN:
MERCEDES PIESCO firstname.lastname@example.org
WEKIVA CAMP SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
The Tampa Garden Club will provide half of the camp fee for youngsters whose parents are not able to pay the entire fee. Wekiva SCHOLARSHIP APP IS AVAILABLE HERE
2016-2017 COMMUNITY GROWTH GRANT
At the Annual Luncheon the Grant recipients for this term were introduced. Chanda Harris, teacher of the gifted at Miles Elementary School, Tampa, spoke about their butterfly and garden for the students. Representing Brandon’s Bay Life Church and its ‘Seeds of Faith’ community garden is Cynthia Paulhus.
The Tampa Garden Club for the last 6 years has awarded grants to no-profit organizations to provide financial support of projects that complement our community priorities. Our Priorities include:
* Stimulating an awareness and interest in the value of gardening
* Preserving our communities green space and natural resources
* Educating the Public on environmental and beautification concerns
The maximum grant shall be $1000 and are offered annually. The grant(s) are awarded in the fall.
For more information please go to Tampa Garden Club Community Grant app
2014 Tampa Eden Project and Tampa Bay Harvest
2015 Greco Miccle School’s ‘Farm 2 School’ project and Seminole Heights Community Garden
2016 Miles Elementary School (Tampa) and Seeds of Faith Community Garden (Brandon)