October 15 deadline to apply for SFMA awards, grants, scholarships

In college in a turfgrass management program? Submit for a SAFE Scholarship, including the Dr. Watson scholarships sponsored by The Toro Company.

Worked as an intern last summer? Get reimbursed $1000 from the Gary Vanden Berg Internship Grant.

Have a college student who is not pursuing a degree in turfgrass management? You are eligible to submit for the Darian Daily Legacy Award.

Are you, or do you know a Sports Turf Manager seeking continuing education? Submit or nominate someone for the Terry Mellor Continuing Education Grant, sponsored by Turface Athletics.

Do you know someone who isn’t a member of SFMA? Direct them to apply for a Leo Goertz Membership Grant, sponsored by Pioneer Athletics

Want to showcase your field to your peers and your community? Apply for a Field of the Year Award, sponsored by Carolina Green, Hunter Industries, Precision Laboratories and World Class Athletic Surfaces.

Are you a commercial member with a new or enhanced product or service that will help sports turf managers or the industry? Apply for an Innovative Award.

Know someone who embodies the characteristics of our Founders — dedication and commitment to the industry? Nominate them for a Founders Award.

Links to all award and scholarship forms here.

Be sure to follow the instructions to submit for the awards, scholarships and grants noted above. Questions? Call SFMA HQ, 800-323-3875.