Arborjet Inc., Woburn, Massachusetts, announces the 2021 Arborjet Taking Root Scholarship Program is now accepting applications. The program will award up to $10,000 in scholarships to graduating high school seniors who plan to pursue a forestry related major and career, including urban forestry, plant sciences, horticulture, landscape architecture, entomology and plant pathology.

“We want parents, educators, counselors and the greater tree care community to join us in encouraging young students to transform their ingenuity and passion into a career in this important industry,” says Russ Davis, Arborjet president and CEO. “Through Arborjet’s Taking Root’ Scholarship Program, we recognize dedicated students who are already demonstrating achievement in their schools and communities and who want to lend their skills and talents to continue to grow our industry.”

Applicants for Arborjet’s 2021 Taking Root Scholarship Program must be graduating U.S. high school seniors planning to major in forestry or related major for the entire 2021-2022 academic year at an accredited two or four-year college or university. The application deadline is June 15, 2021.