Since 2003, we’ve awarded scholarships to college students studying horticulture in all its many facets.
Sondra Sulli, A.S. Horticulture
Sondra Sulli is a sophomore at American River College. She is a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, the international honor society of two-year colleges and academic programs. Sondra is a Horticulture major with a 4.0 GPA, and plans a career in Landscape Design. She is proud to come from a pioneering California family who were homesteaders in the community of Big Oak Flat, CA (CA Historical Landmark #406), and is working in her field at the Green Acres Nursery in Folsom. Sondra finds solace in gardening, and in her dream of becoming landscape designer.
Belinda Tarrant is a sophomore at U.C. Davis studying Landscape Architecture. She has a 3.162 GPA and hopes for a Landscape Design career. Belinda began design work at home on ten acres. Her friends and family have helped guide her interest in gardening. You may have seen her on Lake Natoma; she has a background in competitive rowing. In the future, Belinda wants to design public venues.