James and Helen Phillip Floral Scholarship

The American Floral Endowment was established in 1961 to fund research and education programs for the floral industry. The American Floral Endowment has acquired a special fund to provide scholarships through block grants to students in college/university programs focusing on careers in floral design and retail flower shop operations through the James and Helen Phillip Scholarship fund. College of DuPage was one of seven institutions to receive a scholarship distribution in the 2023-2024 academic year. Students are encouraged to visit the AFE website www.endowment.org and follow AFE on Facebook and Twitter to keep up to date on other scholarship and internship opportunities.

Fall 2023 Deadline: November 1st, 2023
Spring 2024 Deadline: March 1st, 2024

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please provide an essay describing your career aspirations in Floral Design.
  2. Are you registered for any of the following courses?
  3. I understand that a signed FERPA Agreement is required for the American Floral Endowment to receive a copy of my academic record and contact information to follow-up in the future and gauge success of this scholarship program.
  4. Please upload the signed FERPA release form.