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Recent Grants


In 2018, the Trust awarded grants totaling $680,000 to 48 organizations, with an average grant size of $14,167

The list below details all grants approved since 2008, and can be filtered by country.

Organization Location Country Year Amount Purpose
South Dakota State University Brookings, SD United States 2009 $15,000 purchase of a laser engraver
The Fells Newbury, NH United States 2009 $10,000 the 2010 Gardens and Grounds Program non-payroll expenses
Transition Zone Horticulture Institute Inc Flagstaff, AZ United States 2009 $17,500 Arboretum at Flagstaff horticulture internships
UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens Charlotte, NC United States 2009 $18,000 renovation of signage and labeling throughout the Gardens
University of Washington Seattle, WA United States 2009 $19,800 a part-time communications specialist
Western Kentucky Botanical Garden Owensboro, KY United States 2009 $15,800 lighting in the parking lot and entry area
Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands 2008 $20,000 the boardwalk through your orchid garden
Adkins Arboretum Ridgely, MD United States 2008 $20,000 the Greening the Native Plant Nursery Initiative
Airlie Gardens Foundation Wilmington, NC United States 2008 $11,500 the Home Idea Garden project
Alaska Botanical Garden Anchorage, AK United States 2008 $20,000 the Director of Development position
American Horticultural Society Alexandria, VA United States 2008 $9,900 the Horticultural Library. Please note that no grant funds should be used to pay for the cost of consultant fees
Botanic Garden at Georgia Southern University Statesboro, GA United States 2008 $8,000 partial funding of the Heritage Gardens Project
Botanical Garden Society of the Ozarks Fayetteville, AR United States 2008 $20,000 the Garden Manager position
Cape Fear Botanical Garden Fayetteville, NC United States 2008 $20,000 the Director of Horticulture and Operations position
Chicago Horticultural Society Glencoe, IL United States 2008 $19,000 signage and brochures in your plant evaluation gardens
Council on Foundations Inc Arlington, VA United States 2008 $1,460 membership dues for Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust
Denver Botanic Gardens Denver, CO United States 2008 $5,000 the purchase of supplies for the Horticulture Research program
Friends of Mount Auburn Cemetery Cambridge, MA United States 2008 $19,500 your project to transform the image-making capabilities of BG-BASE
Friends of Powell Gardens Kingsville, MO United States 2008 $10,000 the interpretive program for your perennial garden
Friends of the Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens Fort Bragg, CA United States 2008 $10,700 the improvement of your garden paths