Consideration for this scholarship shall be given to all full-time graduate and undergraduate students pursuing a degree in Plant Science, or successor degree program(s) in the College of Agricultural Sciences at The Pennsylvania State University. First preference shall be given to students from the eligible pool whose home address of record is in York County, Pennsylvania and who are enrolled in the Horticulture option or who have a demonstrated interest in Horticulture. If no students meet the first preference in a given year, available funds will be awarded to any student based on the general eligibility criteria, regardless of preference.