EAST DUNDEE, Ill. – Turfgrass Producers International announced the names of three students who were recipients of scholarships from the Dr. Henry W. Indyk Scholarship Program administered by The Lawn Institute. This year The Lawn Institute awarded $5,500 in scholarships to: Cody Anderson of Othello, Washington, who will be attending Purdue University where he plans to major in agribusiness and carry a minor in farm management; Molly Maroney of Telephone, Texas, who will be attending Texas A&M where she plans to major in agriculture/agribusiness and minor in public relations; and Taylor Thompson of LaPorte, Indiana, who has been accepted at Purdue University where she plans to pursue a degree in education.
The Dr. Henry W. Indyk Scholarship was established to honor a founding father of Turfgrass Producers International while demonstrating TPI’s commitment to education and offering a valuable member benefit. Since its inception in 2006 TPI has awarded nearly 20 scholarships to assist TPI families and/or employee family members in paying for higher education.
Scholarship applicants can major in any given field, but must plan on attending or be attending an accredited educational facility as a full-time student to be eligible.