A onetime scholarship is offered each year to any student entering a program leading to a degree/certification for a career or profession in Horticulture. Graduating seniors are encouraged to apply, and the non-traditional student will also be given consideration. It is not necessary that the applicant be affiliated with Herbs for Health and Fun Club; however, this will be an additional favorable factor. Students interested in continuing their education are encouraged to apply. Information relative to the scholarship may be obtained by calling, Ernie Henson 618-822-6584. To access application form click on link below. Applications must be received in the Jefferson County Extension Office by April 1, of the current year to be considered for the academic year. The completed application is to be returned to the Jefferson County University of Illinois, 4618 Broadway, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864. Type/print the information requested and use additional sheets of paper if necessary. You and your parents/guardian must sign this form.