Scholarship Eligibility

  • A U.S. citizen
  • Current high school (or home-schooled) senior anticipating completion of a high school diploma/GED planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.
  • Current college student pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.

Scholarship Application Process

At GrassRoots, we strive to be ‘The Best Serv!ce Company Ever!’.

To apply for this scholarship, write a short essay (500 word min) and explain how you would become the Best Service Company in the lawn-care industry.

The best essay will be judged on the following criteria: creativity, real-world application, and why giving the best customer service is important to every business.

Please submit your essay in document format via email to:  jwise@grassrootsturf.com

Scholarship Deadline and Additional Information

All essays must be received no later than June 1, 2020.

Additional Scholarship information:

  • The funds will be available for the 2020-2021 school year.
  • This is a single semester scholarship. New scholarships will be available each year. You may re-apply each year.
  • One (1) scholarship is available of $1,500.
  • A winner will be selected by June 16, 2020. GrassRoots Tree & Turf will notify the winner via email. In the event the winner does not respond within 72 hours of the initial contact a new winner will be selected.
  • Prior to collecting the scholarship award, the winner will be required to verify their school status and other eligibility requirements.
  • The funds may be used for tuition or to cover other educational expenses at an accredited university.