Loudoun County Master Gardener Application

How Do I Apply To The Extension Master Gardener Program in Loudoun County?

Prospective candidates (Loudoun County residents have priority) simply submit the application and references as indicated below.  Applications and references are reviewed and personal interviews are conducted in November. Tuition for the 2019 class is TBD and is charged upon acceptance in the program in the December timeframe. This fee covers the course textbook, “The Virginia Master Gardener Handbook”, a full year’s subscription to the state-wide Virginia Master Gardener Association as well as other training materials.

An Applicant Informational Meeting will be held Thursday, September 27th, beginning promptly at 7pm, at the Loudoun County Extension Office in the downstairs conference room. The address is 750 Miller Dr. SE, Suite F-3, Leesburg, VA.  You can join us there for a casual meeting to learn more about the program and talk to Extension Master Gardeners.

To print, complete and deliver Application, References and  Interest Sheet:

Access three forms: They are fillable PDF.  You can complete and mail it all electronically. Save documents on your computer, then fill out and save under a different name.  Please note: Your typed name in the signature line will serve as your signature. 

  1. 2019 Class Application coming soon. 
  2. Reference form coming soon.  The form must be sent to 2 individuals for personal references (included in your interview packet) and sent back to you.  They must be included with the application submission.
  3. Interest and Skills Questionnaire coming soon.
  4. Send documents:
    • Email snaille@vt.edu with “2019 Application” in the subject line.  Email submission must include: application, two references, and interest document.
    • OR you may print out and complete the application and questionnaire forms manually, and collect references on paper.  Place in envelope addressed to Loudoun County Extension Office, 750 Miller Dr., SE, Suite F-3, PO Box 7000, Leesburg, VA 20177-7000, ATTN: Sue Naille.
    • OR drop off the three forms at our office.  Address above.

If you have any questions or issues with the application, please email LCMGTraining@gmail.com.  If you have trouble with this link, copy and paste it into your web mail and send from there.