The Idaho Botanical Garden Lunaria Grant Program is currently accepting applications.Established to encourage and cultivate horticulture and related educational projects, the Lunaria Grant Program will fund horticulture---based projects within the State of Idaho.
“The Idaho Botanical Garden wants to give folks from around the state a chance to get their hands dirty and cultivate a lifelong interest and appreciation for gardening,” says Idaho Botanical Garden Executive Director Julia Rundberg. “Whether it be for planting and labeling Idaho wildflowers at an elementary school or providing funds for an irrigation system at a homeless shelter for growing fresh, healthy vegetables, we want to make a difference for Idahoans.”
Grant guidelines include:
--- Project needs to be within the State of Idaho
--- Application received by Monday, April 1, 2013
--- Primary purpose of the project is botanical, horticulture, and/or plant---based education
--- The project demonstrates high degree of impact in the community. For example, the project highlights collaboration, conserves natural resources, or reaches a significant educational or public audience.
--- Nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools are eligible to
To download the grant application form, click here.
Please contact the Garden at 343-8649 for further questions.