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US Gardens Grant Program

Created in partnership with FoodCorps, the Garden Grant program provides a $2,000 monetary grant to support a new or existing edible 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 



Application Open: September 1st, 2018

Application Closed: October 15, 2018 at 6pm EST/5pm CST

Review Period: Winter 2018

Notification to All Applicants: February 15, 2019

Stay tuned for a copy of the grant application so you can get started before the application opens. 




Attend a Garden Grant Application Process Webinar for more information about the garden grant program and application process. 

Register here for either session:

  • September 6 at 1pm EST/12pm CST
  • October 4 at 4pm EST/3pm CST

Email grants@wholekidsfoundation.org with any other questions. 

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For all of our helpful garden resources, including FAQs, the Garden Resource Center, and success stories, visit our Garden Grants page. 

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