The Youth Garden Grant is an award designed to support school and youth educational garden projects that enhance the quality of life for students and their communities. Any nonprofit organization, public or private school, or youth program in the United States planning a new garden program or expanding an established one that serves at least 15 youth between the ages of 3 and 18 is eligible to apply. The selection of winners is based on demonstrated program impact and sustainability.

A total of 20 programs will be awarded with award packages valued from $500-$750.

Award packages may include:

  • Autumn Bliss Raspberry Plants from Nature’s Hills
  • Natchez Blackberry Plants from Nature’s Hills
  • Harvest Elite AeroGardens from Miracle-Gro AeroGarden
  • Super-Slim Lightweight Hose from Gardener’s Supply Company
  • Water Nozzle from Dramm Corporation
  • Smartpot Growing Bag
  • Natural Cedar Raised Bed from Eartheasy
  • Hand Tool Package from Fiskars Brands, Inc.
  • High Mowing Seeds
  • $50 Gardener’s Supply Company Gift Certificate
  • Curriculum Package