Scholarships

King Green Scholarship

One lucky student will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship from King Green. To apply, please review the qualifications and deadlines listed below.

The student must answer the following essay prompt:

For 30 years, the team members at King Green have committed themselves to providing the finest in lawn care service in the Atlanta, GA and Charlotte, NC markets. As a locally-owned and operated business, King Green understands the importance of stimulating the local economy and supporting the community, while upholding the highest in family and social values.  With a rapid increase in consumer desire for speed and accessibility, “buy local” campaigns are more crucial than ever. From a civic, economical, and agricultural perspective, what do you believe is the importance of purchasing goods and services from locally owned sources?

Application

Mail your official transcript and essay to:
Attn: Tabitha Coker
1631 Gibbs Dr.
Gainesville, GA 30507

Eligibility Criteria: 

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • Full-time, U.S. undergraduate student seeking a degree in Agriculture, Environmental Sciences, Biology, or related fields.
  • Must maintain a 3.5 cumulative GPA and provide a copy of their school transcript.
  • Submit an original 1,000 – 1,500 word essay entitled “King Green Scholarship”. All submissions must be signed with the student’s full name and .edu email address.
Additional Information: 

Important Dates

Essay must be postmarked by August 1st, annually.
Winner chosen by August 15th, annually.
Disbursement awarded by September 1st, annually

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Scholarship Amount: 
$1,000