Empower Your Future with the McKay Nursery

Begin your academic voyage with the McKay Nursery Scholarship, tailored to aid students in achieving their educational aspirations.  McKay Nursery is dedicated to supporting ambitious individuals through the provision of a scholarship offering a $500 one-time financial reward to deserving recipients.  This scholarship not only provides financial assistance but also serves as a catalyst for students to pursue their academic endeavors with confidence and determination.  With rising tuition costs and other educational expenses, the McKay Nursery Scholarship aims to alleviate some of the financial burdens faced by students, allowing them to focus more on their studies and less on financial worries.  Through investing in the education of promising students, McKay Nursery aims to significantly influence their academic and professional paths, fostering success and paving the way for future achievements.


Scholarship Details

Name of Program: McKay Nursery Scholarship

Fund Worth: $500 (one-time reward)

Deadline of Application: Nov 30, 2024

Available Slot(s): 1


Who Can Apply

We are looking for undergraduates currently enrolled in accredited universities within the United States and high school seniors who have been accepted into a university program for spring semester 2025.


Applicant must also meet the following criteria:


    • Must be at least 18 years old
    • Must be a legal resident of the United States or a holder of a valid student visa
    • Must be currently enrolled in or accepted to a full-time undergraduate program in an accredited US university or college
    • Must be enrolled in Horticultural Science or related fields
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0

How to Apply

1. Write an essay (minimum 500 words, maximum 1,000 words) addressing the following topics:

    • What drew you into the field of horticulture?
    • What do you aim to achieve in the field of horticultures?

2. Provide at least one letter of recommendation from either a faculty member of your school, a current or former employer, or a community leader.

3. Send your essay to [email protected] as an attached PDF file along with the following details:

    • Your full name
    • The name of your school
    • Your major
    • Your expected graduation date (for high school seniors only)
    • Use the subject line: McKay Nursery $500 Scholarship | (Your Full Name)

Terms and Conditions

    • Only one submission is allowed per applicant. Previous scholarship winners are not eligible to re-apply. 
    • You must present proof of your eligibility for the program based on the qualifications mentioned above.
    • By participating in this scholarship program, you allow McKay Nursery to use your full name and essay for marketing purposes.

Embark on your academic journey with confidence. Apply now for the McKay Nursery Scholarship and let us support your educational aspirations.