NCNLA is committed to recognizing and supporting future horticulture industry leaders across the state whom have earned the Certified Young Plant Professional certification.
Robert Cagle Memorial Scholarship
The Robert Cagle Memorial Scholarship was established in 2016 in memory of the founder of Greenthumb Nursery in Ether, NC. It is funded by the net profit of NCNLA's annual Robert Cagle Memorial Golf Tournament.
The Robert Cagle Memorial Scholarship is an opportunity to support the continuing education needs of qualified horticultural and landscape students that have earned NCNLA’s Certified Young Plant Professional certification. The Scholarship identifies and rewards horticulture students who exemplify scholastic aptitude, positive attitude, and industry potential.
Applications are due to NCNLA Headquarters no later than June 1, 2018 at 5:00 P.M.
NCNLA has awarded it's first scholarship through this program for the 2016-2017 academic year. This student is a highly motivated and deserving individual who has demonstrated great promise for the future of the industry.
2017 SCHOLARSHIP WINNER
Southeastern Community College
Major: Agricultural Education; Minor: Horticultural Sciences
The Robert Cagle Memorial Scholarship is funded through the net profit of NCNLA's annual Robert Cagle Golf Tournament. The NCNLA Board of Directors wishes to thank the following sponsors of the 2017 Robert Cagle Memorial Golf Tournament:
Fairview Garden Center
Piedmont Carolina Nursery
Maple Ridge Tree Farms
Bland Landscaping Co, Inc.
Piney Mountain Trees
Parker's Landscape Services
Down South Landscaping
Jacobs Creek Stone
Smith Turf & Irrigation
New Garden Landscaping & Nursery
Ray's Creative Landscaping & Tree Farm
Jake A. Parrott Insurance
Hussey Oil Company
North State Gardens
Rodgers Landscape Services