New Research Projects Funded by the American Floral Endowment for 2021-2022

April 21, 2021 American Floral Endowment

AFE’s research has provided generations of advances and will continue to do so – sharing knowledge that helps the industry grow stronger. As AFE celebrates our 60th Anniversary, we also are pleased to share the new research funding for this year.

Looking Ahead – AFE Trustees Meet to Plan Future Growth

As the Endowment celebrates our 60th Anniversary of providing for the future of the industry, the Trustees focused on new funding, programs, and projects being carried out in 2021.

Joshua Craver Joins AFE’s Vic & Margaret Ball Committee

Joshua Craver, Ph.D. has been appointed as the newest member of AFE’s Vic & Margaret Ball Committee for the Vic & Margaret Ball Intern Scholarship Program. Joshua Craver is an assistant professor of Controlled Environment Horticulture at Colorado State University.

The American Floral Endowment is Now Accepting Applications for 2021 AFE Scholarships

Applications are now being accepted for 30 different scholarships through the American Floral Endowment (AFE). Both undergraduate and graduate students studying floriculture and horticulture are welcome and encourages to submit their applications by the May 1 deadline.

Your Investment in Research Pays Dividends

Science and technology keep moving forward. Sometimes, we may not realize how scientific and technological advancements guide our daily lives and benefit floriculture businesses.