Nicole Berry of Newmarket is the recipient of the Exeter Area Garden Club Scholarship for 2020. She graduated from the Seacoast School of Technology Animal and Plant Science Program in May.
In addition to being involved in many school and community activities, including being on the leadership team for the National Future Farmers of America (FFA), Nicole also worked part time. She considers herself a lifelong learner who always strives to do her best.
According to her scholarship application letter, she states, “her career goal is to achieve a job as an entry level environmental scientist, in the field that deals with sustainable agriculture. I want to make the world a more productive place for nature, the current population and future generations”.
This fall, Nicole plans to attend the University of Massachusetts Amherst where she will study environmental science.