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.

2022 Scholarship Applications are CLOSED. Applications will open again in September.

How to Apply for a Foundation Scholarship

  • Provide two letters of recommendation
  • Include an up-to-date academic transcript
  • Share a recent photo

Completed application packets are due November 28, 2021. Notification will be emailed February 2022.

For scholarship inquires, click here.

Scholarships Presented at the National Collegiate Landscape Competition

  • President’s Scholarship - $5000
  • Platinum Ambassador Scholarships - $2000+ each
  • Ambassador Scholarships - $1000+ each

Top placing students at NCLC also receive the following scholarships:

  • First Place - $3000
  • Second Place - $2000
  • Third Place - $1000