‘Any Age’ Scholarship Set by Windham Garden Club
Application information forms have been released by the Windham Garden Club for its 2018 Nancy Surette Memorial Scholarships. Applicants must be a secondary school class of 2018 graduate, an already matriculated college student or a mid-life career changer who is a Windham resident or direct family member of an active non-resident Windham Garden Club member.
Competitors must be pursuing courses in the life sciences including biology, botany, horticulture, conservation, landscaping, environmental sciences and related areas. The club will award two $1,500 scholarships this year, with the application deadline set for April 30, 2018.
The information and application forms may be found on paper at the Town Hall and Nesmith Library, while also available electronically at windhamgardenclub.com
This scholarship honors Nancy Surette who left a successful career at Digital Equipment and, in pursuit of her dreams, earned an honors degree in horticulture technology at UNH. She was a founding member and second president of the Club, and Town Conservation Chair, who succumbed to cancer in 2000.