How to Apply

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2014 Master Gardener Volunteer Training.

Before applying, please visit the Master Gardener homepage and visit each link to familiarize yourself with the program. Applicants must be able to attend all of the training dates.

Applicants should submit an application along with two completed reference forms to:

Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County
2715 Rt 44, Suite 1
Millbrook, NY, 12545
Attn: Nancy Halas

Once the application and references are received, you will be called to set up an interview (casual). If you have any questions, e-mail Nancy Halas: mailto: or call 845-677-8223 × 115.

Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants must be residents of Dutchess County, NY, and be at least 18 years old.

MG Application

Reference Questionaire