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​OTF’s Conference & Show Attendee Registration is Now Open!

Wednesday, October 9, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Andrea Reichman
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OTF’s Conference & Show Attendee Registration is Now Open!

Register Today!

The Ohio Turfgrass Foundation Conference & Show Online Registration is Open Register your team now!  The complete schedule will be available soon.

Reserve your hotel room for the Ohio Turfgrass Foundation Conference & Show December 2-5, 2019 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.  Registration Details Will Be Available Soon.

OTF Offers Scholarships to Students in the Turfgrass Industry
College students currently enrolled in the turfgrass industry, whether at the graduate or undergraduate level, are eligible to apply for the Ohio Turfgrass Foundation Scholarships.

OTF proudly offers three scholarships to students following their career in turfgrass.  Students chosen for a particular scholarship will have the financial aid applied to their Spring semester and sent directly to the institution to be applied to the recipient’s account.

The scholarships considered are:

Ronald D. Baker, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
Established by the employees of Leisure Lawn, Inc., to honor the memory of Mr. Baker, the R.D. Baker Memorial Scholarship is offered to full-time students enrolled in turfgrass studies at The Ohio State University or The Ohio State ATI.

Don Sweda Memorial Scholarship
Established in the memory of Mr. Don Sweda. The Sweda Memorial Scholarship is available to turfgrass students at The Ohio State University or The Ohio State ATI pursuing a career in the golf industry.

Ohio Turfgrass Foundation Scholarship
OTF Scholarships are awarded to qualified individuals studying turfgrass science or a related field and pursuing a career in the turfgrass industry.

The following criteria are required when applying:

  1. Applicant must include current grade transcript.
  2. Applicant must include two (2) letters of recommendation from someone other than family members.
  3. All applicant questions must be answered honestly to the best of the applicant’s knowledge.
  4. All information will be held in strict confidence by the Scholarship Committee of the Ohio Turfgrass Foundation.
  5. Information given on the application form must be either typewritten or printed.

The application is available on the OTF website.  Completed applications must be submitted to the Ohio Turfgrass Foundation, 305 West Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, Ohio 43215 no later than Tuesday, October 15, 2019.