Alpine Garden Society: Hendry Fund Grant

Alpine Garden Society


Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Anticipated deadline: Jan 31, 2019

Applicant type: Individuals

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: United Kingdom

Location of residency: United Kingdom

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Overview:

Alpine Garden Society is for anyone interested in alpine plants, rock gardening and rock garden plants. In fact any small hardy plants and bulbs.

Ms. Evelyn F. Hendry bequeathed a significant part of her estate to the East Surrey Group of the Alpine Garden Society when she died in 1993. This was used to establish a fund which is administered by the AGS and is used to further the Society's charitable objectives. Grants for specific alpine-related projects are available from the Hendry Fund. Projects can involve research on any aspect of alpine plants in the wild or in cultivation.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Research on any aspect of alpine plants in the wild or in cultivation.
    • Such topics could include:
      • work on plant systematics
      • physiology
      • ecology
      • cultivation and
      • propagation.
  • The fund can support field work and the development of alpine plant gardens and educational projects on alpine plants, including the support of specific lectures.

Ineligibility:

  • The fund is not intended primarily for travel costs.