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January 15 2022
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Garden Club of America Award in Desert Studies


One or more awards of $4,000 to promote the study of horticulture, conservation, botany, environmental science, and landscape design relating to the arid landscape. Open to graduate or advanced undergraduate students studying at an accredited U.S. university. Preference given to students wishing to gain practical field experience specifically, planning and design for sustainability, rainwater harvesting and plant management, etc. through structured internships at accredited botanical gardens and arboreta.

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  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Environmental Science, Horticulture/Floriculture, Landscape Architecture

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Contact Mr. Kenny Zelov
Assistant Director of Horticulture, Desert Botanical Garden
Tel: 408-481-8162 Address Desert Botanical Garden
1201 North Galvin Parkway
Phoenix, AZ 85008