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AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS

AWARDS DEADLINE DATES

April 15th: FGCV Awards (click here to access information)
Awards are to be sent to Jo Fretz (dfretz39@gmail.com).

August 15th: NEGC Awards (click here to access information)

January 10th: NGC Awards (click here to access information)

SCHOLARSHIPS DEADLINE DATES

​  ​ 2023 FGCV AWARDS Presented at the June 2023 FGCV Annual Meeting             Two National Awards were presented at the National Garden Club Meeting  June 2023 - Greenbriar, West Virginia  Garden Therapy - Burlington Garden Club  Community Enhancement - Burlington Garden Club            FGCV Awards   Yearbook Award: Arlington (H), Burlington (A), Green Mountain Gardeners (H), Mountain Gardeners (A), Garden Club of Manchester (A), Springfield (A)  Newsletter Award: Mountain Gardeners (A), Springfield (A)  Civic Beautification: Green Mountain Gardeners (A), Mountain Gardeners (H)  Gardens: Garden Club of Manchester (A)  Window Boxes and Gardens: Green Mountain Gardeners (A), Rutland (A)  Youth: Burlington (A)  Conservation: Mountain Gardeners (A)  Environmental Education:   Club Programs: Springfield (A)  Public Meeting: Springfield (A)  Roadside Development: Burlington  Individual within the club their own garden: Springfield (A)  Best ongoing project that has merit: Mountain Gardene

February 1st: Federation Garden Clubs of Vermont (FGCV) Academic Scholarship (click here to access information

This is a $1000 award. Send application to state scholarship chair Carol Kress (cjkress77@gmail.com) by deadline date of February 1, 2024.

 

March 1, 2024: National Garden Club (NGC) Scholarship - This is a $4000 award.  Send application to state scholarship chair - Carol Kress (cjkress77@gmail.com) by February 1. She will submit to NGC by March 1st deadline.

NGC Scholarship Application (click here to access information

 

NGC Smokey the Bear/ Woodsy Owl poster Contest (click here to find out more information)
Please pass on this information to your local schools as a great way for teachers to integrate their fire prevention curriculum with the art curriculum.

Katherine Wessel, 2023 Scholarship Award Recipient 

2023 FGCV AWARDS

Presented at the June 2023 FGCV Annual Meeting

         

Two National Awards were presented at the National Garden Club Meeting

June 2023 - Greenbriar, West Virginia

Garden Therapy - Burlington Garden Club

Community Enhancement - Burlington Garden Club

         

FGCV Awards

 

Yearbook Award: Arlington (H), Burlington (A), Green Mountain Gardeners (H), Mountain Gardeners (A), Garden Club of Manchester (A), Springfield (A)

Newsletter Award: Mountain Gardeners (A), Springfield (A)

Civic Beautification: Green Mountain Gardeners (A), Mountain Gardeners (H)

Gardens: Garden Club of Manchester (A)

Window Boxes and Gardens: Green Mountain Gardeners (A), Rutland (A)

Youth: Burlington (A)

Conservation: Mountain Gardeners (A)

Environmental Education: 

Club Programs: Springfield (A)

Public Meeting: Springfield (A)

Roadside Development: Burlington

Individual within the club their own garden: Springfield (A)

Best ongoing project that has merit: Mountain Gardeners (H), Rutland 

Sponsoring Individual groups other than garden clubs: Arlington (H), Mountain Gardeners (H), Springfield (A)

Projects of Merit: Burlington (A), Garden Club of Manchester (H)

Pamela C. Hebert Award for Historical Preservation: Arlington

Vermont Judges Council: Arlington 

FGCV College Scholarship: Catherine Wessel

Golden Trowel Award: Arlington - Joanna Taylor, Pat Rauch, Barbara Travors, Pat Williams; Four Seasons - Emily Tocci; Granite Center Garden Club - Renee Hotaling; Green Mountain Gardeners - Betsy Johnson; Garden Club of Manchester - Beth Alden, Lisa Wolp; Mountain Gardeners - Judy Reed, Wendy McDonough; Rutland: Valerie Cleary, Mary Wasserman; Springfield - David King

Landscape for a Business: Burlington, Manchester, Springfield

Garden Therapy: Burlington

Ruth Dodge Flower Show Education Award: Arlington

Joan Merriam Williams Flower Show Schedule Award: Arlington

                 CONGRATULATIONS TO THREE (3) NEW FGCV LIFE MEMBERS

Barbara Greenwood - Middlebury Garden Club

 Andrea Landsberg - Middlebury Garden Club

Suzanne C. Stone - Granite Center Garden Club

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Other Opportunities

Get The FGCV Instructions & Applications

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The Federation of Vermont Garden Clubs

Scholarship Application & Instructions

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The Federation of Vermont Garden Clubs

Life Membership Application & Instructions

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The Federation of Vermont Garden Clubs

Awards
Application & Instructions

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