Grant Opportunities

Note: Deadlines are updated in January and June. The old deadline may remain to give you an approximate time frame for the application period.

Local (Cabarrus County)

Cabarrus County Education Foundation

  • Opens: October 3, 2022

State

NC Native Plant Society: BW Wells Stewardship Grant

  • Deadline: September 1 each year

Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom: Going Local Grant

  • Deadline: November 15, 2021

Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom: Teacher of the Year Award

  • Deadline: February 15, 2022

National

Aldi Cares Community Grants

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted February 1st – December 15th each year

Duke Energy Powerful Communities: Local Impact

  • Deadline: None. Applications accepted year-round

Fruit Tree Planting Foundation Orchard

  • Deadline: None. Applications accepted on a rolling basis and remain on file until there is an opportunity to award an orchard

American Heart Association’s Teaching Garden Network

  • No grant cycle information at time of update.

Whole Kids Foundation

  • Opens February 15, 2021
  • Deadline: March 31, 2021

Toshiba America Foundation: Grades K-5

  • Deadline: October 1 each year

Toshiba America Foundation: Grades 6-12

  • Deadline for grants less than $5,000: None. Applications are accepted any time
  • Deadline for grants more than $5,000: May 1 and November 1

Klorane Botanical Foundation: Budding Botanist

  • Deadline: October 14, 2022

Youth Garden Grant

  • No grant cycle information at time of update.

American Academy of Dermatology Shade Structure Program

  • Opens: October 1 each year
  • Deadline: December 31 each year

Walmart Foundation: Community Grant Program

  • Opens: February 1 each year
  • Deadline: December 31 each year