2017 Scholarship Recipient
Above l-r: Jan MacDonald, Club Scholarship Chairperson, Cindy Young, President, Marian Manuel, Mrs and Mr Troy Symonds and Anna Fulton, Past President.
"The Garden Club of Bermuda together with Mrs Ed Manuel is delighted to award the Ed Manuel Memorial Scholarship to Malachi Symonds. Donations were made to The Garden Club in memory of Mr. Manuel with the expressed purpose of a scholarship.
It is our pleasure and privilege to give that scholarship to Malachi who is currently a student at Earth University in Costa Rica studying for a B.Sc. in Agronomical Science.
A cheque in the amount of $7,000 was presented to his parents, Mr and Mrs Troy Symonds by Mrs Ed (Marian) Manuel. Also in attendance were Cindy Young, President of the Garden Club of Bermuda, Anna Fulton, immediate Past President and Jan Macdonald, Scholarship Chairman.
We wish Malachi all the very best in his studies and hopes he will bring his knowledge and enthusiasm back to Bermuda on completion of his programme."
2016 Scholarship Recipients
Above l-r: Garden Club Scholarship co-chairs Jan MacDonald and Deanna Moss,
Kahnae Bean, President Anna Fulton, Kiarrah Rogers, Rhonda Callender (standing in for Kidane), and Anna Terceira
Funds are available for persons seeking financial assistance to pursue educational opportunities in horticulture which will subsequently benefit Bermuda. Applications should be received no later than April 30th each year.
For more information and application form: http://bermudascholarships.com/SitePages/home.aspx
The Garden Club of Bermuda's scholarship recipients for 2016 were:
Anna Terceira (returning winner) Horticultural Therapy, Kidane Callender (returning winner) Horticulture and Landscaping, Kahnae Bean, studying Project Management at the University of Hertfordshire in UK, and Kiarrah Rogers studying Landscape Architecture and Business Leadership at Guelph University.