The Bioworks IPM/Sustainable Practices Scholarship funded through American Floral Endowment (AFE) will encourage floriculture students to pursue studies in integrated pest management and sustainable practices.
While not mandatory, it is strongly desired that the student be interested in firthering the use of integrated pest management (IPM) or sustainable practices and preference will be given in this area. Students will be selected on the bases of sound academic performance and a grade point average of 3.0 or better.
Students wanting to apply for this scholarship may do so by completing an application by May1, 2008. The application is available through the American Floral Endowment Web site, http://www.endowment.org/education/afe.
Bioworks is a privately held company focused on providing environmentally responsible, safe and cost-effective solutions to the horticulture industry and a founding member of the BioPesticide Industry Alliance.