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QUIET CORNER GARDEN CLUB AWARDS $1,000 SCHOLARSHIP IN 2017

Each year, the Quiet Corner Garden Club awards a $1,000 scholarship 2017 QCGC Scholarship Winnerto an area senior who has been accepted to a college and will be majoring in horticulture, environmental science, farming, or a related field. The application process also includes the applicant writing a personal statement why he/she has chosen this area of study. Other information asked for includes a letter of recommendation, a listing of academic achievements, community service, extracurricular activities, as well as volunteer and work experience. The winner and his/her family are invited to a private dinner party given by the Quiet Corner Garden Club which is held in June. The winner is the guest of honor and will receive the award at that time.

The Quiet Corner Garden Club is excited to announce its 2017 scholarship winner! Based on a combination of the criteria listed above, Elizabeth J. Antonelli is this year's winner! She is a student at Homelife Academy and Killingly High School's Regional Agricultural Center. She meets and exceeds all aspects of the criteria requested.

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The Quiet Corner Garden Club gives an annual scholarship to a senior high student who lives in or attends school or is home-schooled in the Quiet Corner of CT, and has been accepted to a college majoring in agriculture, landscape design, horticulture, or other environmental sciences.

In addition to the completed application, the applicant should provide:

The application deadline was May 2, 2017. Only applications received on or before that deadline are considered. Applications will not be returned.

Please return completed applications and all related documents to:

The Quiet Corner Garden Club
c/o Scholarship Application
PO Box 1004
Woodstock, CT 06281

This scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior who lives in the Quiet Corner and has been accepted to a college majoring in agriculture, landscape design, horticulture or other environmental science. This scholarship will be awarded based on a combination of academic achievement, leadership qualities, community service, a letter of recommendation and the student ’s essay.

Applications are also available at high school guidance offices, local libraries, or via email at quietcornergardenclub@gmail.com. “Scholarship Application” should be in the subject line.

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