OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

OSU HORTICULTURE SCHOLARSHIPS ANNOUNCED

07/18/1996

CORVALLIS - Students in the Oregon State University Department of Horticulture have been awarded $35,000 in scholarships for the 1996-97 academic year.

"The department's scholarship fund includes gifts from several donors and endowments to the department," said Anita Green, head adviser for undergraduate students in the horticulture department. "Some scholarship recipients are screened, interviewed and selected by the donors. Other recipients are selected by the department's scholarship committee."

Scholarship recipients are: BROOKS: Christina Adelman, sophomore, horticultural science, $2,000 Oregon Horticultural Society Award.

CANBY: Brian Montecucco, junior, horticultural science, $1,000 Oregon Horticultural Society Award; James P. Simnitt, freshman, horticulture, $1,000 Nurserymen's Foundation Award.

COOS BAY: Pete Mahaffy, sophomore, horticultural science, $1,000 General Dillingham Produce Industry Scholarship.

CORVALLIS: Star Heilman, senior, horticultural science, $500 Grow and Show Garden Club Scholarship, and $1,000 OSU Horticulture Club Scholarship; Ken Nice, post-baccalaureate, turf and landscape, $1,000 Trans-Mississippi Golf Association Award (1995-96), and $1,000 AgrEVO Turf Company Scholarship.

EAGLE POINT: Angela Bluhm, senior, horticultural science, $1,000 Ezra J. Kraus Memorial Scholarship.

EUGENE: Michael Dorris, post-baccalaureate, horticultural science, $728 Jane Kerr Platt Memorial Scholarship.

HOOD RIVER: Derek DeBorde, junior, horticultural science, $1,000 General Dillingham Produce Industry Scholarship.

McMINNVILLE: Susan Knight, senior, turf and landscape, $1,000 Ezra J. Kraus Memorial Scholarship; Paul Rozek, senior, turf and landscape, $1,000 Oregon Nurserymen's Foundation Patio Alliance Award, and $500 Oregon Golf Course Superintendent's Association Scholarship.

MILWAUKIE: Erik A. Boley, senior, turf and landscape, $500 Oregon Nurserymen's Foundation Emerald Empire Chapter Award; Doug Burton, senior, turf and landscape, $700 Ezra J. Kraus Memorial Scholarship; Jessica Howe, senior, horticultural science, $1,500 J. Frank Schmidt, Jr. Scholarship, and $1,000 Oregon Federation of Garden Clubs Scholarship; Andrea Wright, senior, turf and landscape, $728 Jane Kerr Platt Memorial Scholarship.

PORTLAND: Megan Bosler (97215), sophomore, horticultural science and bioresource research, $1,000 Ezra J. Kraus Memorial Scholarships; Deven Holmgren (97220), senior, horticultural science and botany, $1,000 Ruth Rose Richardson Park Memorial Scholarship, $1,000 Oregon Nurserymen's Foundation Mt. Hood Chapter Award, and $1,500 Van Bloom Gardens Horticultural Scholarship; Micah Woods (97201), junior, turf and landscape, $500 Oregon Golf Course Superintendent's Association Scholarship, and one term tuition, Bruce Faddis Memorial Scholarship.

SALEM: Ann Gilmour, senior, horticultural science, $1,000 Ezra J. Kraus Memorial Scholarships; Jeanne Marlowe, post-baccalaureate, horticultural science, $1,000 Ezra J. Kraus Memorial Scholarships.

SCAPPOOSE: Elida Machado, senior, turf and landscape, $700 Ezra J. Kraus Memorial Scholarship.

SPRINGFIELD: Kevin Turner, junior, horticultural science, $500 Grow and Show Garden Club.

TUALATIN: Clayton L.D. Moore, senior, horticultural science, $500 Oregon Nurserymen's Foundation Bill Egan Memorial Award, and $728 Jane Kerr Platt Memorial Scholarship.

CALIFORNIA PLACENTIA: David Duckworth, senior, turf and landscape horticulture, $500 Grow and Show Garden Club.

MICHIGAN ALPENA: James Frantz, senior, horticultural science, $2,000 Oregon Horticultural Society Awards.

MISSOURI FLORISSANT: Thomas J. Huesgen, Jr., post-baccalaureate, turf and landscape, $500 Oregon Golf Course Superintendent's Association Scholarship (Bill Martin Scholarship), and $5,000 Oregon Nurserymen's Foundation Retail Chapter Award II.

PENNSYLVANIA SHAVERTOWN: Holly Hopping, post-baccalaureate, horticultural science, $500 Endicott Farms Undergraduate Scholarship.

VIRGINIA VIENNA: Lisa Griffin, sophomore, horticultural science, $500 Rolland A. Beglau Memorial Scholarship.