LAWN BUTLER SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Lawn Butler – an award-winning, Utah-based company specializing in lawn care and landscape management-is excited to announce the launch of the Lawn Butler National Essay/Video Scholarship Award.

Fall Semester 2017 Winning Entry

Congratulations to Erin Armitage with her winning video on how landscaping is important to communities!  We are excited to be able to help Erin in her pursuit of higher education.  Below is her winning video submission:

Thank you to all those that participated and submitted their entries for the fall semester scholarship.  We received over double the number of entries from our spring semester submissions this year.  There were many very well done submissions that made this difficult to decide on the winner, keep up the good work!

 

 

At Lawn Butler, we believe landscape management should be hassle-free-and so should pursuing a college degree. Our hope is that the Lawn Butler Scholarshio will inspire current and future students to seek college degrees and finish their educations.

Who is Eligible?

Any current, full-time student at an accredited two-year or four-year American university or college is welcome to apply. There is no age or specified major requirement.

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants Must answer one of the following questions, depending on the semester.

Spring Semester

At Lawn Butler, our company model is built on three pillars: Prioritized customer needs, service of the highest caliber, and guaranteed and competitive pricing. Which of these is most vital to success and why?

Prepare : Write an essay explaining which of Lawn Butler’s three pillars is most important;the essay should be 500 words or less.

Send a cover letter to scholarship@lawnbutler.net. The cover letter should include the following information:

  • Full name
  • Major
  • Email address and phone number
  • Your school, major, and graduation date or expected graduation date
  • Your school ID Number and address to your

In order for your entry to be eligible, all guidelines must be met.

Fall Semester

Why is landscaping important to communities?

Prepare : Create a one-minute video that shares why you think landscaping is important to communities. The video should be posted on YouTube, Vimeo, or a similar video platform.

Send a cover letter to scholarship@lawnbutler.net. The cover letter should include the following information:

  • Full name
  • Major
  • Email address and phone number
  • Your school, major, and graduation date or expected graduation date
  • Your school ID namber and address to your

In order for your entry to be eligible, all guidelines must be met.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS

Spring : due December 15th | Fall : due August 15th

Lawn Butler will provide both spring and fall semester scholarships. For spring semester applicants, all submissions are due by December 15th, and a decision will be made by January 5th.

Fall semester applicants must submit their entries by August 15th, and a winner will be named by September 5th.

AWARD AMOUNT

Two scholarships totaling $4,000 will be awarded annually. Each semester, one recipient will receive a $2,000 scholarship to help pay for educational expenses. The scholarship will be sent directly to the school’s financial aid office.

SELECTION PROCESS & NOTIFICATION

Submissions will be reviewed by a panel of independent judges. The winners will be announced by August 15th for fall semester and January 5th for spring semester. The scholarship panel will also notify winners directly via email.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

The awarded scholarship funds are to be used for tuition only. Once a winner is selected, they must first send a receipt for the semester’s tuition. Once this has taken place, a check will be written to the recipient’s enrolled school to fund academic costs.

The scholarship is non-renewable and is only valid for a one-semester cycle. Recipients are eligible to receive the scholarship only once during their lifetime.

QUESTIONS?

Any questions about the Lawn Butler National Essay/Video Scholarship Award can be directed to Tyler Bass, Lawn Butler’s HR Director.

Phone : 801-298-3330
Email : tyler@scandiacompany.net

Submit Entries : scholarship@lawnbutler.net