At the Thursday, May 9, Marysville High School Awards Program, Grant Kessler received the Ninth Annual Union County Master Gardener Scholarship Award of $1,000.

The scholarship is awarded to a Union County resident pursuing advanced study in the field of plant science. Kessler will be attending The Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute in Wooster to double major in landscape horticulture and turf grass management.   

The Union County Master Gardeners, a not-for-profit organization, promotes environmentally sound, research-based gardening practices primarily to the residents of Union County under the auspices of The Ohio State University Extension of Union County.