Colonial Triangle of Virginia Unit Scholarship

The Herb Society of America: Colonial Triangle of Virginia

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Grant amount: US $1,000

Deadline: Rolling

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship, Research

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Virginia

University restriction: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)

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The Herb Society of America is dedicated to promoting the knowledge, use and delight of herbs through educational programs, research, and sharing the experience of its members with the community.

To further the scientific study and appreciation of herbs and to encourage the practice of environmentally sound horticulture, The Colonial Triangle of Virginia Unit offers a scholarship to a deserving student at Virginia Polytechnic University.

The recipient is awarded a $1,000 tuition grant, plus a one-year student membership in The Herb Society of America.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Student must be a rising junior or senior majoring in a field of study analogous with our unit's goals, such as horticulture, biology, botany and environmental science.
  • In addition, the student must have the following attributes:
    • a demonstrated interest in growing, using and sharing the knowledge of herbs; and
    • dedication to sound horticulture practices that will protect our global environment and enhance the health and well being of humans and plants.