Grants

BC School Garden Grant Information is current as of September 3, 2019

Thanks to Megan Zeni for this information. Available grants are listed first. Check back regularly as things can come and go quickly! Please contact me if you would like help in applying for any of these.

BC Hydro Grants

Available to: schools with a CRA charitable number and a project focus that aligns with their 3 priorities: workforce of tomorrow, safety and smart energy ideas

Grant Window: February 3 – March 31, 2020

Grant Value: $2000

Canadian Tire Sponsorships

Available to: Non-profit organizations

Grant Window: Ongoing

Grant Value: Contact your local store for details

Farm To Cafeteria Canada Grants

Available to: Canadian preschools and schools. Register online and use assigned hashtags on social media

Grant Window: Opens January, 2020

Grant Value: up to $10,000

Honda Foundation

Available to: public schools

Grant window: ongoing

Grant value: up to $50,000

Learning For A Sustainable Future

Available to: pubic and private schools

Grant Window: Closes November 15, 2019

Grant Value: $400

President’s Choice School Nutrition Grants

Available to: school based student nutrition programs operating a breakfast and/ or lunch program

Grant Window: Opens Spring 2020

Grant Value: unknown

Whole Foods Foundation 

Available to: public schools & non-profit organizations

Grant Window: Closes October 15, 2019

Grant value: $2000 (US dollars!)

Check back on these ones:

Canada Post Community Foundation Grant

Available to: public & independent schools

Grant window: Not available at this time

Grant value: $5000

Community Spaces Funding

Available to: Registered charities & non-profit organizations in western Canada

Grant window: Not available at this time

Grant value: $25,000- $150,000

Evergreen School Garden Grants

Available to: public schools

Grant Window: Grants not currently being offered

(Mostly kept on the page so I remember to go back and check once a year or so!)

Farm To School BC

Available to: K-12 schools in BC

Grant window closes: Not available at this time

Grant value:$1000- $3500

Healthy Schools BC

Available to: public & independent schools

Grant window: Not available at this time

Grant value: $750

TD Friends of the Environment School Garden Grants

Available to: educational institutions and charitable organizations

Grant Window: Not available at this time

Grant Value: $2000-$8000

Tree Canada: Greening Canada’s School Grounds

Available to: public & independent schools

Grant window: Not available at this time

Grant value: $3,500