Lannie Love Educational Scholarship

The Master Gardeners of York County (MGYC) have established the Lannie Love Educational Scholarship for students residing in York, Lancaster, and Chester Counties who plan to pursue higher education in horticulture or a related area. (See application for a list of related areas.)

Mrs. Love was a retired reading educator and an avid gardener who enjoyed sharing her knowledge in both fields. We established the Lannie Love Educational Scholarship in 2013 as a tribute to her life.

Award: Contingent on qualifications

Eligibility: See application

Deadline: Postmarked no later than May 1, 2023

If you have any questions regarding the scholarship, please contact Marshall Rouse, Chairman of the MGYC Scholarship Committee, at or 803-448-9606.

Anti-nepotism policy: An applicant may not be a family member (including spouse, brothers and sisters by whole or half-blood, ancestors, children, step-children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren) of a person serving as a member of the MGYC.

About Mrs. Love:

Mrs. Love graduated from Old Dominion University with a degree in Education and completed her Master of Education degree at Georgia State University. With a career spanning 30 years, she served in various teaching and administrative positions. Mrs. Love was past President of the South Carolina Chapter of the International Reading Association.

She was an active member in the Master Gardeners of York County organization where she served in several leadership positions.

Download the Scholarship Application