Ken Nichols Memorial Scholarship
The Millis Garden Club offers the Ken Nichols Memorial Scholarship to high school seniors who will be college freshmen in the fall and students presently attending accredited colleges and universtities.
The scholarship is given in memory of Ken Nichols, a beloved Millis Garden Club member and talented certified arborist.
The dollar amount and number of scholarships offered varies from year to year, contingent on funding and candidate eligibility.
High school award winners are announced at graduation. Award checks are disbursed after proof of enrollment is provided.
Scholarships are available for students majoring in:
landscape design or architecture
forestry or agronomy
renewable energy or allied subjects
Applicants must --
have maintained a legal residence in Millis for at least one year,
have a minimum “B” average (3.0 on a 4.0 scale),
have good character, and
have financial need.
2018 winner Bo Calais with Paula Fraser
HOW TO APPLY
* Complete ONLY if your school does not
provide a general scholarship application --
DEADLINE & SUBMISSION
A completed application must be submitted by
April 23. Mail to --
Millis Garden Club
ATTN: Scholarship Committee
PO Box 535
Millis, MA 02054
Or email your completed forms here.
Let us know if you have any questions using the contact box below.
Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts (GCFM) Scholarships
Approximately 11 different scholarships are offered by the Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts (GCFM), the Millis Garden Club's parent organization. Only one application form is needed to apply for all. Applications must be received by March 1. Complete details are available on the GCFM website.