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VNLA Research Grant

Grants to USA Investigators for Original
Horticultural Research Projects

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Virginia Nursery and Landscape Association (VNLA) Horticultural Research Foundation

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Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA investigators for original horticultural research. Proposals should focus on the growth, cultivation, or harvesting of horticultural plants, diseases or pests of such plants, best management practices for garden centers and nurseries, landscape installation/maintenance, water recycling/conservation, new equipment technologies, or other original topics.

The proposals should:

- State clearly the purpose of the research including any hoped-for benefits to the nursery trade
- Explain the need for this particular work in the light of any prior work
- List the materials and methods that will be used
- Show specifically how the funds will be used

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 182437

Estimated Size of Grant:

Funding is generally available in amounts ranging from $500 to $5,000 with most grants in the $1,000 to $3,000 range.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Horticultural research projects in the focus areas mentioned in the Description above are eligible.

Pre-Application Information:

Please email your request by December 5, 2017.

Research grants will be awarded at our annual meeting during the MANTS trade show and funds will be dispersed by January 30, 2018 if reports from previous research grants are current.

Contact Information:

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

Please email your request to For questions, email this address or call 757-751-5528.

Christopher Brown Jr, Chairman
VNLA Horticulture Research Foundation Inc
C/o Lancaster Farms
5800 Knotts Neck Rd
Suffolk VA 23435-2200

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