Grant Monies Available

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RIWPS Annual GrantThe Rhode Island Wild Plant Society offers an annual grant to aid individuals in the study of wild plants and their habitats. To qualify you must be an educator, a member of a Rhode Island botanical or environmental association or a student in a field related to botany or environmental studies.

The grant is for up to $2,500 and includes a one year membership to RIWPS. The project goal must involve environmental activities or research in any area of study related to wild plants and/or their habitats. These activities may involve such things as installation of gardens, invasive removal, or support for extracurricular activities with a community outreach component. It can also be used for project materials, workshops or courses. An applicant must me a Rhode Island resident or a student at a Rhode Island educational institution. The Rhode Island residency does not apply to students.

Application Instructions

Applications must be received by February 29, 2020.