Taking Root Scholarship Program

Arborjet “Taking Root” College Scholarship Program

Now in its ninth consecutive year, Arborjet Taking Root Scholarship Program will award eligible applicants up to $10,000. Arborjet | Ecologel, a leader in plant health care, announces the 2022 program will award scholarships to graduating high school seniors, who have a desire to pursue a career in arboriculture or plant health care, with a passion to study the science and technology to advance the industry.

Ideal candidates should demonstrate prior community engagement and a curiosity to explore plant health care needs. This includes, but is not limited to the study of plant pathology, entomology, chemistry related to invasive pest management, arboriculture, urban forestry, horticulture, and landscape architecture.

“We want parents, educators, counselors and the greater tree care community to join us in encouraging young students to transform their ingenuity and passion into a career in this important industry. Through this scholarship program, we recognize dedicated students who are already demonstrating achievement in their schools and communities, and who want to lend their skills and talents to continue to grow our industry,” said Arborjet President and CEO Russ Davis.

Arborjet’s Taking Root Scholarship Program is closed for the 2022 year. Please check in again next year!


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Congratulations to our 2021 “Taking Root” College Scholarship Winners!

This year’s scholarship recipients plan to major in Landscape Architecture with a minor in Arboriculture at Penn State University Park, Entomology at Cornell and Plant Sciences at Michigan State.