School of Agriculture, Plant, and Animal Sciences American Floral Endowment (AFE)

Awarding scholarships for floriculture and horticulture students is a primary function of AFE. We understand the financial burden students face and are doing our part to help!

AFE has more than 20 scholarships awarded annually. Online applications and supporting documents are due by May 1 each year.


Applicants must:

  • Be pursuing a career that is in a field related to FLORICULTURE or HORTICULTURE.
  • Be a CITIZEN OR RESIDENT OF THE U.S. OR CANADA, or be enrolled in an accredited educational institution in the U.S. or Canada.
  • HAVE A MINIMUM 2.0 GRADE POINT AVERAGE to be considered for most scholarships. (Applicants with lower grade point averages may be considered if they have otherwise outstanding qualifications or extenuating circumstances.)

Application Details

AFE has developed separate application forms for undergraduate scholarships versus graduate scholarships. Please be sure to complete the correct application form. Failure to submit the correct application form will disqualify you from the scholarships.  Click here to visit AFE site to apply.