Youth Garden Grant

Application Deadline: 
December 3, 2012
Grant Category: 
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
National Gardening Association with support from the Home Depot Garden Club
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Description of Grant: 
The National Gardening Association (NGA), with support from The Home Depot, will award Youth Garden Grants to 100 schools and community organizations throughout the U.S. with child-centered garden programs. Priority will be given to programs that emphasize one or more of these elements: integration of content standards; nutrition connections; environmental awareness; entrepreneurship; and social aspects of gardening such as leadership development, team building, community support, or service-learning.