June 12, 2007
Farmingdale State College Horticulture Student Awarded Scholarship
Horticulture Award Recipients
See photos and order prints on Snapfish.com. Farmingdale State College's ornamental horticulture students were honored on Wednesday, April 25, 2007 at the Farmingdale Horticulture Committee's Annual Scholarship Reception for their hard work and excellence in the field of horticulture. Thirteen students received almost $19,000 worth of scholarship money in the names of influential organizations and leaders in the billion dollar 'green' industry.
Farmingdale State College President Dr. W. Hubert Keen is pleased to announce that Erica West is this year's recipient of the NSLGA scholarship. Ms. West, a Huntington resident, is the current secretary of the Farmingdale State Horticulture Club.
The Nassau Suffolk Landscape Gardeners' Association (NSLGA) is a group representing the professionals in the landscape gardening industry. NSLGA is dedicated to education in gardening, flower arranging, and landscape design .
The Farmingdale Horticulture Committee's mission is to benefit excellence in the Farmingdale State College horticulture curriculum, to provide scholarships for the best and brightest students, to advertise the program and to further the development of the Horticulture teaching gardens as the very finest in the Northeast, if not the country.