Bristol Garden Club
Bristol Rhode Island
Educational Grants are given every ear all Applications Due April 30
Bristol Garden Club
Educational Grants for Children’s Programs
The Bristol Garden Club has established an educational grant program to benefit Bristol/Warren youth. These grants will be specifically targeted to support programs and projects which stimulate and sustain young people’s interest in and appreciation of plants, nature, and the environment.
BGC will award up to a total of $1,000.00 annually, which may be divided among multiple recipients, based upon quality of applications and amounts sought. Individual , non-profit, school related, or other applicants representing community services, youth groups, or educational institutions are encouraged to apply.
Applicant needs to be affiliated with a public or non profit organization such as schools, PTO’s, and Scouts. Application forms and/or further information may be obtained by emailing the BGC Education Chair at [email protected]
Applications will be accepted through April 30, and should be submitted to:
Bristol Garden Club Education Chair 45 Constitution St.
Bristol, RI 02809
Award recipients will be notified by June 1.
Education Grants Committee (revised by membership 2/2020)
The Education Grants Fund was created in 2017 in lieu of the Scholarship Fund. Applications will be open to Bristol and Warren community services, youth groups, educational institutions and non-profit organizations with the goal of stimulating interest in and appreciation of plants, nature, and the environment. Priority will be given to applications that serve the youth of our community. The amount of funding available will be determined annually, and approved by the membership. One or more programs may be supported each year at the discretion of the Education Grants Committee. The immediate past president shall serve as chairperson of the committee.