Awards and Scholarships

Meredith Fry, Rachel Snyder Memorial Landscape Award

About KNPS Awards

KNPS provides recognition and support for individuals who are actively supporting  our mission to promote education, stewardship, and scientific research for Kansas’ native plants.  

Rachel Snyder Memorial Landscape Award

Awarded to an individual or organization for a project that promotes the use of native plants in a landscape.

Stephen Timme Excellence in Botany Award

Awarded to an individual who has made an important contribution to botany in the form of research or education in the state of Kansas.

Sheldon and Virginia Cohen Memorial Award for Service to KNPS

Awarded to an individual who has made an important contribution to the Kansas Native Plant Society.