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Scholarships


Continuing education is critical in the floral industry.  In order to assist with the expense of attending floral design classes and floral industry conventions, many organizations in the floral community offer scholarships.

AFH SCHOLARSHIP

The scholarship is awarded to the highest scoring applicant who is a member in good standing in the Allied Florists of Houston.  The recipient of the scholarships must utilize the scholarships within two years of the award.


VENDOR APPRECIATION SCHOLARSHIP

Each year the Allied Florists of Houston awards scholarships in honor of our wholesale members' support and participation in our organization. The scholarship is awarded to the highest scoring applicant who is a member in good standing in the Allied Florists of Houston or works for a member in good standing in the Allied Florists of Houston. The recipient of the scholarships must utilize the scholarships within two years of the award.



Here are some AFH members awarded scholarships:

Theresa Guerrero-Garris
Theresa Guerrero-Garris TMF - Cypress Floral Design
2006 Allied Florists of Houston Scholarship
Nhung Tran
Nhung Tran
2006 Wayne & Mabel Fisher Scholarship
Humera Laique
Humera Laique - Sharpstown Florist
2006 Teleflora Floral Industry Tuition Certificate
Marya Davidson
Marya Davidson
2006 TSFA Convention Tuition Certificate
sponsored by the Texas Floral Endowment

Theresa Guerrero-Garris - Cypress Floral Design
2007 Vendor Appreciation Scholarship
Theresa Guerrero-Garris TMF
Cypress Floral Design
Marya Davidson & Arthur Chung TMF
2006 Vendor Appreciation Scholarships
Marya Davidson & Arthur Chung TMF

2007 Texas Floral Endowment Scholarships

Robert H. Weatherford Sr. & Renee Carpenter AAF TMFA
Renee Carpenter TMFA ~ Memorial City Florist
Southern Floral Company's 80th Anniversary scholarship
honoring Robert H. Weatherford, Sr.

AFH SPONSORED SCHOLARSHIPS:

Lana King - Olive Tree Florist
LaVon Bankhead AAF AIFD PFCI TMFA scholarship

Nicola Parker TMF - Bloomer's Florist
Wayne & Mabel Fisher scholarship

Beth O'Reilly AIFD - The Flower Studio
Texas Floral Endowment Memorial


Tarrah Sampsill - Enchanted Florist
Greenleaf Wholesale Florist scholarship

Cynthia Sharp TMF - Bloomer's Florist
Lewis "Peanuts" Rushing memorial scholarship

Lee Rowell - Orchid Express Leasing
2008 AFH Scholarship
Lee Rowell - Orchid Express & Leasing

Lana King
2008 Vendor Appreciation Scholarship
Lana King - Rainforest Flowers


 

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