Monroe Kokin Memorial Sarasota Orchid Society Scholarship
Sarasota Orchid Society
Award: $1,000
Deadline: April 1, 2021

Each academic year, the Sarasota Orchid Society awards scholarships of $1,000 to one or more high school seniors or college students from Sarasota or Manatee County with a declared major in the study of horticulture, botany, environmental science or landscape design.

To be eligible for the Sarasota Orchid Society Scholarship, applicants shall:

1. Be a senior in any Sarasota/Manatee High School.
2. Be accepted, or plan to be accepted, as a full-time student in an accredited college or university.
3. Plan to major in a natural science field of study such as horticulture, botany, environmental science, or landscape design.
4. Submit 2 letters of recommendation: one from a staff member of their high school and one from an unrelated citizen of good standing in the community.
5. Submit a resumé of extra-curricular activities, honors, leadership positions, job experiences, non-school activities and community service.
6. Submit a statement explaining your interest in earning a degree in one of the above fields of study.
7. Must have a 3.0 unweighted Grade Point Average, and shall submit a transcript, including SAT and/or ACT scores.

Submit application by April 1, 2021 to Barbara Delgato at



Important Information

What high schools does this scholarship apply to? All
Number of Available Awards: Varies
Intended Major: Natural science field of study such as horticulture, botany, environmental science, or landscape design
Scholarship Criteria: Major, merit-based
Scholarship Location: Local
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Minimum PSAT Score:
Minimum SAT Score:
Minimum ACT Score:
Minimum PLAN:
Is the scholarship renewable? Yes
How to Renew: Reapply for college scholarship with minimum 3.0 GPA and enrolled in at least 12 credit hours
Is an essay required? Yes
Are service hours required? No

Organization Information

Barbara Delgato
P.O. Box 19895
Sarasota, FL

Additional Information

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Residency: Sarasota or Manatee County
Grades: 12th
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