The purpose of the Research Grant Program is to further the knowledge and use of herbs. This grant supports the research of the horticultural, scientific, and/or medicinal use of herbs throughout history. Research must define an herb as historically useful for flavoring, medicine, economic, industrial, or cosmetic purposes and have the potential to significantly increase the knowledge of the field.

The total amount for this grant is $10,000 annually.


  • The grant award recipient has to be affiliated with a non-profit organization (university, research center, etc) that can act as a fiscal agent.
  • The grant is for specific research on herbal projects; it will not be awarded for financial aid to individuals.
  • Grants are limited to individuals within the United States

Annual Deadline

January 31

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