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.

2024 Scholarship Applications are CLOSED

Scholarship winners will be notified early February.

How to Apply for a Foundation Scholarship

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

Application deadline for 2024 scholarship submissions is November 13, 2023 
For scholarship inquires, click here.

Scholarship Recipients are Recognized at the National Collegiate Landscape Competition

Recipients are not required to attend to receive a scholarship.

  • 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