Winners:

The first scholarship award of $100.00 was given to Lauren Monks in 1984.  Records indicate that In
1985 one award was given to Jeffrey Thibodeau (uncertain amount).

In 1988 the club re-established its scholarship awards and appointed a committee of five members to
administer it annually.

June 1989 - The Scholarship Committee awarded the Memorial Horticultural Award of  $500.00 to
Ms. Karlene Allen, an employee of Ocean Edge to help pay for a 2-month class in Turf Management.  
Award was financed by the sales of the Club Cookbook

Spring 1990 - Two scholarships of $500.00 each were awarded to Deborah Harrigan, a Brewster
resident who ran a garden service and Christopher Williams, a forester working at Nickerson State
Park

Spring 1991 - Derek Cash, College of the Atlantic - $500.00

Spring 1992 - Keith Rupert, a self-employed landscaper. The scholarship was funded by the spring
                     plant sale

Spring 1993 - Dana Jason Condit, Unity College in Maine, Conservation Law Major

April 1994 - The club voted to award two scholarships of $1,000 each because of the number and
                  quality of the applicants and because the Civic Projects budget contained over $4,000.
                  Darrell Marcinek, UMass Amherst, Plant and Soil Sciences Major
                  Stanley Grabowski, owner of Gardens Unlimited in Brewster, Horticultural Certificate at
                  Cape Cod Community College

Spring 1995 - Darell Marcinek - UMass Amherst - $1000.00

Spring 1996 - Sean Patterson, UMass, Landscape Architecture - $1000.
                    Cinnamon Swable, owner of Gardens Unlimited in Brewster, Horticultural Certificate at
                    Cape Cod Community College - $1000

Spring 1997 - Vanessa Johnson, Yale Graduate School, Forestry - $1000.00

Spring 1998 - Dustin Johnson, UMass - $1000.00

Spring 1999 - Dustin Johnson, UMass - $1000.00

Spring 2000 - Andrew Azinger, SUNY/Cobbleskill - $1000
             
Spring 2001 - Anika Hedin, Nauset High graduate, Boston University, Biology Major - $2000

Spring 2002 - Stephen Glasheen, Nauset High School graduate, Philadelphia University, Biology Major
                     $1000

Spring 2003 - Alita Pedley, Nauset High School graduate - $1000

Spring 2004 - Tyler Dailey, Nauset High School graduate - $1000

Spring 2005 - Coty Taylor, Nauset High School graduate - $2000

Spring 2006 - Elizabeth Ann Eschu, Nauset High School graduate - $1000

Spring 2007 - No award given

Spring 2008 - Zachary Buckley, Cape Cod Tech graduate, Sterling College (VT), Conservation
                    Ecology Major - $2000
                    Caitlin Carr, Nauset High School graduate, Smith College, Biology Major - $2000

Spring 2009 - Rydell Welch, University of Vermont - $2000  

Spring 2010 - Grace Coburn, Nauset High School graduate, UMass Amherst, Plant Biology Major -
                     $2000

Spring  2011 - Abigail Erickson, Nauset High School graduate - $2000  

Spring 2012 - Trevor Thomas, Nauset High School graduate, Colby College, Environmental Science
                     and Law Major - $2000

Spring 2013 - Casey Pimental, Nauset High School graduate, Clark University, Marine Biology Major
                     - $2000

Spring 2014 - Meghan Carr, Nauset High School

                     
graduate, University of New
                     
Hampshire, Marine, Estuarine, and
                     
Freshwater Biology Major - $2000

Spring 2015 - Christopher Wingard, Nauset High

                     
School graduate, Tufts University,
                     
Environmental Science Major - $3000





Spring 2016 - Coleen Curley, UMASS Amherst graduate with a BA in Landscape Design. She will
                    
 pursue graduate work at the Conway School of Ecological Landscape Design and
                   
  Planning in the fall. Jointly awarded by the Garden Club of Brewster and the Brewster
                    
 Conservation Trust -  $2000

Spring 2017 Halley Steinmetz, UMass Amherst
, Natural Resources Conservation major
                   Scholarship co-sponsored by the Garden Club and the Brewster Conservation Trust

                   - $2000


Spring 2018 Joshua R. Schofield,
Mass Maritime Academy, Scholarship co-sponsored by the
                   Garden Club and the Brewster Conservation Trust
- $2000

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THE GARDEN CLUB OF BREWSTER HORTICULTURE SCHOLARSHIP

                                  SCHOLARSHIP GUIDELINES


PURPOSE:        The Garden Club of Brewster will award one or more scholarships each year to
a Brewster resident for the purpose of continuing education in the field of landscape design,
horticulture, conservation, environmental science, marine or related sciences.  The number of
scholarships and the amount to be given will be determined each year by the Garden Club
Executive Board.

ELIGIBILITY:        To be eligible, one must be a Brewster resident who is currently working in
and/or studying or planning to study landscape design, horticulture, conservation,
environmental science, marine science or related subjects.  The applicant must be enrolled in
college or vocational education.

AWARD:        The amount of the scholarship award is determined each year by the Garden
Club of Brewster.  It is awarded to one student and will be paid to the student at the beginning
of his or her second semester. (The student must have successfully completed one semester of
higher education).

APPLICATION AND
REFERENCES:      Applications are available at Nauset Regional High School and from the
Scholarship Committee of the Garden Club.  

Applicants should complete the Scholarship form and mail it with a minimum of two references
and a transcript of your secondary school record to:
                                                Garden Club of Brewster
                                                Scholarship Committee
                                                P.O. Box 1414
                                                Brewster, MA   02631
Pictured (left to right) are Suzanne Sullivan,
Scholarship
Chair, Meghan Carr and MaryAnn Vetrano,
President.
Pictured left to right: Dirkie Van Antwerp, Joshua
Schofield, Sharon Tennstedt, Garden Club President, Hal
Minis, Brewster Conservation Trust