Florida Chapter ISA Grant Program
The Florida Chapter ISA is pleased to announce a new Arboriculture Grant Program. The goal of the Florida Chapter ISA Arboriculture Grant Program is to fund research, educational and promotional materials development, and research symposia relevant to Florida arboriculture and in accordance with the Florida ISA mission statement. Awards range from $20,000 to $50,000 annually up to a maximum of $150,000 project total.
2016 Grant Pre Proposal Application Form
Pre Proposal Form Instructions
Application deadline April 1, 2016
2 Ways to Earn A Free FL ISA Seminar!!!!!
1. Tell others on Facebook!
Submit an eligible* photo of yourself with your TreesAreCool license plate as the main focus of the photo for a chance to earn a coupon for one FREE Florida Chapter ISA seminar! Value is up to $165 (excludes TRAQ and the Trees Florida Conference).
Each month, photos deemed eligible* will be put into a drawing for the free seminar. Deadline for submissions will be the 25th of each month. Winners will be announced monthly on Facebook and in the Florida eTree News.
- submitter's face must be clearly visible
- your TreesAreCool specialty license plate on your vehicle must be clearly visible (readable)
- final determination for eligibility will be made by Florida Chapter ISA
2. Buy a new Plate!
Do you have a TREES ARE COOL license plate? If so, thank you for your support of the Florida Chapter!
If not, now is the time to make the purchase. For a limited time, the Florida Chapter ISA will send you a voucher for a free FL ISA seminar (excluding TRAQ and the Trees Florida Conference) if you purchase a license plate for the very first time. This is a value of up to $165!
You do not need to wait for your current plate to expire.
Tree Service Companies - buy plates for your entire fleet and earn many seminars!
In person: You can select and pay for your TreesAreCool specialty license plate in person at your county tax collector office.
By mail: Complete and return this form with your vehicle registration renewal notice and a check for an additional $58 ($25 annual donation, $5 annual state fee and a one-time new plate fee of $28). If your renewal notice indicates that it is time to replace your license plate, do not include the $28 new plate fee. Fees may vary by vehicle and County.
Buy our plate online!
Simply send in a copy of your receipt to Jan@floridaisa.org to confirm your new license plate purchase. You can do your part to contribute to tree research and education and get a free class! Remember, this is a limited time offer so order your TreesAreCool plate today!
UF Professor, Dr. Jason Smith needs our help!
Please send fresh fruiting bodies of Ganoderma lucidum-like specimens wrapped in wax paper and shipped overnight in a crush-proof box. If you are unsure if a conk is G. lucidum-like, and would like to send an image for verification send to email@example.com . Shipping cost can be covered and arranged with Andrew Loyd (firstname.lastname@example.org) if needed. Please send to:
UF School of Forest Resources & Conservation | c/o Jason Smith Lab (Andrew Loyd)|
212 Newins-Ziegler Hall | PO Box 110410 | University of Florida | Gainesville, FL 32611.
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You can help save the Red Bay Tree! Find out how.
Sadly the 2016 Loren Westenberger Work Day has been cancelled due to the lack of a Chair Person. If you are willing to donate your time and want to volunteer for the 2017 effort please contact President Marshall.
The Florida Chapter ISA in now a Member of the Florida Green Industry Coalition. Learn more about it here.
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John P. White Memorial Scholarships
Now accepting applications. Fall term due June 15, Spring term due November 15.
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Where Are We?
Click this link to see the distribution of Certified Arborists and ISA Members in the State of Florida.