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School of Professional Horticulture Application Form

Please complete the application below to be considered for the School of Professional Horticulture.

Application Deadline: Submitted by August 1

In addition to this information, you will also need to mail a $75 (non-refundable) check or money order to:

School of Professional Horticulture – NYBG
The New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Boulevard
Bronx, NY 10458-5126

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  • Please include Job Titles/Descriptions, Dates of Employment, Name of Businesses, Names of Supervisors & Contact Numbers, Number of Hours Worked, and whether those hours were Paid (P) or Volunteer (V).
  • Below, please upload the following documents:

    • Résumé
    • Proof of age and nationality
    • Educational transcripts
    • Completed Medical Examination Report
    • For International Students: TOEFL or IELTS score and proof of financial support
  • Max. file size: 50 MB.