Garden Grant Program

Kids who grow veggies, eat veggies, so school gardens can make a big difference. Through our Garden Grant program, schools and non-profit organizations turn outdoor spaces into powerful hands-on learning gardens that connect kids with food, spark their curiosity and support classroom curriculum.


Monetary Grant


K–12 Schools or Non-Profit Organizations in U.S./Canada

Grant Value


About the Program

Our Garden Grant program provides a $3,000 monetary grant to support a new or existing edible educational garden at either a:

  • K–12 School
  • 501(c)(3) Non-profit working in partnership with a K–12 school
  • 501(c)(3) non-profit organization


Watch our past 2020 Webinar found here for more information about the garden grant program and application process.

You can view and download a copy of the application for your preparation purposes by clicking here, but final applications must be submitted online.

Email us at with any other questions.

Application Opens

February 15, 2021

Application Closes

March 31, 2021

Notification of All Applicants

August 2, 2021

Packages Arrive

September 2021

Application Update:

All 2020 Garden Grant packages that were deferred due to school closure or other circumstances related to COVID-19 will be sent in the coming weeks.

We look forward to our 2021 Garden Grant application window which will open Spring 2021!

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