About the Scholarship

Lawrence "Bud" Ohlman Memorial Scholarship was started by an American Floral Endowment where Bud Ohlman who was a hands-on grower in his family business, expanding the truck gardening operation to include greenhouses, bedding plants, and flowering annuals production. This scholarship is started in the memory of Bud Ohlman, the scholarship award is available to students with the career goal to become a bedding plant grower for an established business.


How to Apply for Scholarship?

  • All applicants must complete an online application form in order to apply for this scholarship.

  • An applicant must submit two letters of recommendation – Preferably one from a teacher evaluating you as a student and one from an employer evaluating you as a worker. All applicants must attach these recommendations to their application. 

  • In addition to that, Applicants must submit the transcripts from his or her most recent school. Transcripts do not need to be official. 

  • Those applying for an international scholarship must send relevant documentation of travel plans and/or acceptance in a work/study program.


Award Amount and Deadline:

The scholarship award ranges between $3000 to $4000 available to all applicants annually.

The deadline date for this scholarship is 1st May 2019. All applicants must apply for this scholarship no later than the given date.

 


Eligibility Criteria

  • This scholarship goes to students with the career goal to become a bedding plant grower for an established business.

  • Bud Ohlman was a hands-on grower in his family business, expanding the truck gardening operation to include greenhouses, bedding plant, and flowering annuals production. He coached expansion projects even into his 70s. Bud’s work ethic was second to none, inspired by his God, his family, and the industry.