U.S. citizen, full time upperclassman (junior or
senior) or graduate student
The student must be attending any accredited college
or university in Florida
and must show some "tie" to Palm Beach County -
i.e. drivers license, voters card, parents'
residential address, etc.)
A 2.80 GPA is required along with 2 professional
references (1 from a professor)
The applicant must be majoring in any of the earth
or marine sciences/ecology: horticulture,
landscape architect, botany, agronomy.
A 1 to 2 page typed statement of the applicant's
goals, projects, research and career aspirations
must be enclosed. Special awards,
achievements, and talents should also be
An official transcript is to be enclosed. All
paperwork must meet the deadline of April 1, 2010.