The Stanley Smith (UK) Horticultural Trust offer grants of up to £5,000 (average grant size £3,000 – £4,000) to charities, community and voluntary organisations and institutions for projects that:
- support horticulural education;
- support the advancement of research in any branch of horticulture and the publication of the results of such research;
- assist the creation, development, preservation and maintenance of gardens accessible to the public;
- promote the cultivation and wide distribution of plants which have value to mankind;
- promote and cultivate new plants;
- assist the publication of books or other works relating to science or horticulture.
The Trust does not support applications that are primarily for social welfare, socio-economic development or physical or mental welfare but this does not exclude legitimate horticultural therapy projects.
Deadline: Continuous rolling basis. Two Trustees’ meetings per year as follows:
- April Trustees’ meeting: 15 February
- October Trustees’ meeting: 15 August
For more information and how to apply please click here.
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