Schiolarship Application Process


The Belleair Garden Club, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, sponsors a Scholarship Program which offers financial assistance to students pursuing a career in Horticulure or related field (e.g. Biology, Botany, Environmental Studies, etc.)

The scholarship is a total of $1,000 per year (distributed $500 per semester) to help cover cost of books and fees.  This scholarship can be applied at any undergraduate institution offering classes leading to a career in any of the above stated areas.  Continuation of the scholarship for graduate studies will be considered on a case by case basis.

Specific questions can be addressed to Patricia Acken at 727-586-0082 or 


The applicant must be from Pinellas County.

Complete the Scholarship Application

Upon receipt of the Application, an interview will be scheduled

Additional information needed:

  • Proof of academic standing
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Two character references

Scholarship Application

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