Congratulations to our 2023 AFM Scholarship recipient, Sam Bier. Sam will be attending Clark University in the fall. He has dedicated his four years in high school to major volunteering of over 80 hours at the Farmers Market, and over 140 hours to the community in general. He has served as Treasure on the Executive Board of the Student Council and worked many hours as a lifeguard at Lifetime Fitness in Framingham. Swimming is one of his serious passions, and one he will pursue at Clark University. His focus post graduation is to stay engaged in community service and continue giving back. We all wish Sam sincere congratulations and much success as he begins his college career.

Ashland Healthy Harvest, Inc. (aka Ashland Farmers Market) offers a yearly scholarship as part of its core mission to support the Ashland community and improve public health through education about nutrition, local farming and sustainable living.

Scholarship Amount: $1,000

Application Deadline: May 1, 2023

Guidelines: The Ashland Healthy Harvest, Inc. Scholarship program will provide funds for a graduating Ashland High School senior (or recent graduate) who will be beginning studies at an accredited institution.

The applicant’s field of study must be in line with the mission of the AFM including (but not limited to):

– agriculture

– nutritional science

– environmental science

– public health and/or community development

Preference will be shown to students who have a history of volunteering at the Ashland Farmers Market.

To apply click on this link: Complete this application form in its entirety and submit no later than May 1, 2023.