Other Grants for Agriculture Education

See what other grants are available to California educators and community members working to incorporate agriculture into their lessons and activities. Do you know of a grant we should add to this page? Contact info@LearnAboutAg.org.

You can also explore a list of garden grant opportunities on the Collective School Garden Network website.

California Fertilizer FoundationCalifornia Fertilizer Foundation - School Garden Grant Program

The California Fertilizer Foundation (CCF) provides 24 grants for $1,200 each to schools throughout California (12 awarded twice a year). At the end of each year, winning schools can re-apply for a progress grant of $1,500 and a free agricultural field trip. Through the garden program, CFF provides direct funding to California schools for garden projects. For more information, please contact Callie Borror at (916) 574-9744.
Annual Deadlines: January 15 and June 15
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Native Garden Design Grants

The California Native Garden Foundation (CNGF) provides native garden design grants to schools, colleges, museums, and other public spaces and non-profit organizations across California.
Applications are accepted all year.
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Project Learning TreeProject Learning Tree - Green Works Grant

Since 1992, Project Learning Tree (PLT) has distributed over $1 million to fund more than 1,000 environmental projects in communities across the country. Grants are provided to PLT-trained educators for students to implement environmental improvement projects.
Annual Deadline: September 30
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Green Thumb Challenge GrantGreen Thumb Challenge Grant

The $250 award recognizes continued sustainability of an exceptional youth garden program that has demonstrated success.
Annual Deadline: September 30
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The Herb Society of AmericaThe Herb Society of America- Donald Samull Classroom Herb Garden Grant

Two grants are made available to public and/or private 3rd through 6th grade teachers, with classes of a minimum of 15 students. Grants support indoor or an outdoor herb gardens.
Application Deadline: October 1, 2017
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Target Field Trip GrantsTarget Field Trip Grants

Target stores award Field Trip Grants to K-12 schools nationwide. Each grant is valued up to $700.
Annual Deadline: October 1
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Nature Works Everywhere Garden GrantsNature Works Everywhere Garden Grants

Grants of $1,000 to $2,000 are made available to K-12 public or charter schools in the United States.
Annual Deadline: October 31
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Other Grants to Look for:

The following grants were offered this past year and may be made available again.

TSC 'DIG-IT' School Garden Grant ProgramTSC 'DIG-IT' School Garden Grant Program

The program is open to K-5 schools in the states of California, Pennsylvania and Utah. The grant includes a comprehensive curriculum guide developed by National Agriculture in the Classroom, and a $500 Tractor Supply Company gift card to purchase the items needed for the school garden.
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CalAgPlate Program Funds

Grants will support agricultural education and leadership activities for K-12, post-secondary and adult education levels.
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