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Green Thumb Challenge (GTC) Grant

Award to a USA School or Youth Group
for an Outstanding Garden Project

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Green Education Foundation (GEF)

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Award of $500 to a USA school or youth group that includes children in grades K-12 for an established youth garden project. This award is intended to recognize the sustainability of exceptional youth garden programs that have shown success and have impacted the lives of the children and the community in which they live.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 173076

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Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Existing garden programs involving children currently in grades K-12 from schools and youth groups nationwide. Please note that this grant is not for gardens that have not yet been started.

Pre-Application Information:

Entries must be submitted by the deadline with all required application materials.

A class, group, or school may enter the contest only once.

Awards must be allocated towards the sustainability of current garden program.

Winners will be selected through a fair and impartial selection process by the Selection Committee appointed by the organizers.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

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Green Education Foundation (GEF)
1412 North Street
Walpole, MA 02081

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USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming