May 20, 2024
GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year

Every fall for the past 25 years, GPN and Prospiant have been recognizing outstanding college students with the GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year Scholarship.

And now we would like to find number 26!

Do you know any undergraduate students who were able to participate in a floriculture/horticulture internship in 2024? If you do, please tell them to apply for this year’s scholarship.

2025 GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year

Here is a reminder of what the GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year will receive:

  • A check for $3,000
  • An article featuring them in the January 2024 issue of GPN
  • Travel and hotel expenses to Cultivate’25 in Columbus, Ohio, in July, with a full Cultivate’25 registration (compliments of AmericanHort).

Student requirements

To be considered for the 2025 scholarship, the student must meet these requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in a four-year accredited university during 2023-2024 and 2024-2025;
  • Must be working on an undergraduate degree in horticulture/floriculture; and
  • Have completed a greenhouse-related internship in 2024.

To apply for the 2024 GPN/Prospiant Intern of the Year Scholarship the student needs to fill out the form below.

The deadline to apply is Nov. 1.

Any questions can be directed to Debbie Eisele, editorial director.


Intern of the Year
Street Address
Address Line 2
State / Province
ZIP / Postal Code

Maximum file size: 209.72MB

Cover letter requesting consideration for the scholarship and state what university you attend.

Maximum file size: 209.72MB

Letter of recommendation on university letterhead from your academic advisor.

Maximum file size: 209.72MB

Write a minimum 1,000-word essay describing the internship experience including where you interned, what your responsibilities were and what you learned during the internship.