The Park People: Scholarships
The Park People: Scholarships: "The Park People, Inc., a nonprofit citizens’ organization dedicated to promoting, preserving and enhancing parks and green space in the Houston area, is offering scholarships for the 2005-2006 academic year.
$2,000 scholarships for students pursuing a degree at a Texas university in one of the following fields:
* Architecture with an interest in urban greenery
* Horticultural Sciences
* Landscape Architecture
* Parks and Recreation
* Urban Forestry
* Urban Planning
A $4,000 scholarship is offered to a student pursuing a degree in Forestry at a Texas university.
While all students planning to stay in Texas upon graduation are eligible, the committee will give preference to those who plan to live in the Houston/Harris County area. The scholarship committee's selection will be based on enthusiasm, potential, and previous academic performance. For more information or an application packet and eligibility rules, please write, call or email."