Scholarships and Financial Aid

Horticulture Scholarships

Scholarships (Undergraduate) and Fellowships (Graduate) are available to Horticultural Science students. The Department of Horticultural Science encourages students apply for CALS scholarships as well as University scholarships. Horticulture scholarships are considered independent and supplemental to college, university, state and national funding. To apply for department scholarships, submit the completed Departmental Scholarship Application to the Undergraduate Coordinator.

  • Walter E. Ballinger (Endowed)
  • Bartlett Tree Foundation, Inc. Grant-in-Aid
  • Steve Coble Memorial (Endowed)
  • Fred D. Cochran Horticultural (Endowed)
  • Franklin E. Correll Memorial (Endowed)
  • Herb Society of Wake County
  • Roy A. Larson Floricultural (Endowed)
  • North Carolina Horticultural Council (Endowed)
  • North Carolina Sweetpotato Commission (Endowed)
  • L. Dow Pender, Jr.
  • Pi Alpha Xi (Endowed)
  • Margaret Pittman Horticultural Science (Endowed)
  • Raleigh Garden Club
  • John Elwood Scott (Endowed)
  • Henry Steinmetz Horticultural Science (Endowed)
  • Weed Science Society of North Carolina


Apply for Horticulture Scholarships
CALS student Nashea Williams

Graduate Assistantships

Half-time research assistantships: M.S. and Ph.D. candidates in horticultural science can obtain support through the Department of Horticultural Science; assistantships are open each semester for qualified applicants.

Contact Dr. Chris Gunter