NALP’s Foundation grants scholarships to students enrolled in landscape contracting or horticultural programs at two- and four-year colleges and universities. Scholarships are funded by "Ambassadors” who are passionate about supporting the next generation of landscape professionals. Scholarships are presented annually at the National Collegiate Landscape Competition.

Applications for 2021 scholarships will be accepted starting in August 2020


How to Apply for a Foundation Scholarship

  • You need to be a student member of NALP. Click to join for free.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation
  • Include an up-to-date academic transcript
  • Share a recent photo

Completed application packets are due November 8, 2019.

Scholarships Presented at the National Collegiate Landscape Competition

  • President’s Scholarship - $3000
  • Platinum Ambassador Scholarships - $2000+ each
  • Ambassador Scholarships - $1000+ each

Top placing students at NCLC also receive the following scholarships:

  • First Place - $1500
  • Second Place - $1000
  • Third Place - $500