This scholarship was created in 2014, by Linda Zielinski. The scholarship is awarded to an Anacortes High School graduate who is doing research or majoring in the horticulture or crop science field.

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Awarded to current college or graduate school students majoring in horticulture or crop science with preference given to those interested in green or sustainable agriculture. .
  • Restricted to Horticulture, Crop Science, or related majors.
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • Academic merit and related work or research experiences will be the primary considerations. The top two candidates should be identified without regard to need. In the event that the top candidates are similarly qualified, preference will be given to the candidate with greater financial need.