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|The Paul and Leah Houser Community Beautification Award||Scholarships|
|Established in 1999 to honor
the memory of
Paul and Leah Houser of Kent, the
Houser Award promotes community beautification.
The award may be made to an individual,
business, or organization that makes exceptional
contributions toward the beautification of
Portage County communities, with emphasis on
Kent. Recognition may be made for a single
major project or for longer-term productive
efforts at beautification.
Members of the public are invited to email a nomination to firstname.lastname@example.org. Nomination form
|The Garden Club of Kent
accepts applications for scholarships to college
or university from students interested in
pursuing a career in the fields of horticulture
or conservation. Preference is given to students
from Theodore Roosevelt High School, Kent, Ohio
but others may apply.
Click this link for more information.
Email email@example.com to obtain an application form.
The Ron Burbick Foundation, In recognition and appreciation of the major renovations to downtown Kent, OH.
The Davey Tree Expert Company, Kent, OH,
Country Elegance Assisted Living, Edinburg, OH. In recognition of the development and landscaping floral displays at the assisted living home.
Visconti Corporation, Streetsboro, OH. In recognition and appreciation of the development and landscaping floral displays at the shopping center Streetsboro Crossing.
There was no award in 2007.
There was no award in 2006.
Dale Adams Enterprises,
Kent, OH. In recognition and appreciation of the
colorful landscaping at Dale Adams Enterprises
on North Water Street in Kent.
There was no award in 2004.
There was no award in 2003.
Kent State University, Kent, OH, In recognition and appreciation of the exceptional beautification of the university grounds in the city of Kent.
2012 - Hannah Schaefer
2011 - Nicole Lynne Clegg
2011 - William Suplet received a $500 renewal
2010 - William Suplet
2010 - Sean Kretovics
2010 - Kodi Stebner
2010 - Madalynn Karlovec
2010 - Justin Doty - received a $500 renewal
2009 - Justin Doty
2008 - Joshua Amrheim