Herb Society of America: Grant for Research

The Herb Society of America

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Grant amount: US $5,000

Anticipated deadline: Jan 31, 2020

Applicant type: Individuals

Funding uses: Research, General Operating Expense

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

Location of citizenship: United States

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About this funder:



This grant is for the research of the horticultural, scientific, and/or social use of herbs throughout history. Research must define "herb" as historically useful for flavoring, medicine, ornament, economic, industrial, or cosmetic purposes.

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


  • Eligible applicants may be students, professionals, or individuals.

  • Only U.S. residents may apply

  • The HSA Research Grant is intended to support small, self-contained research projects that can be carried out in a short period of time.

  • Allowable costs include:     

    • Compensation for investigators    

    • Professional and technical assistance    

    • Research supplies and materials    

    • Costs of computer time


  • This grant is not intended for indirect costs such as:  

    • equipment including but not limited to computer, laboratory or office equipment
    • tuition, textbooks, or conference attendance
    • private garden development
    • travel to and/or from research site(s)