Spring 2019 Grant & Scholarship Opportunities

Since 2002, TREE Fund has awarded over $3.6 million in grants to empower tree care professionals, their customers, and the communities in which they live and work. Spring 2019 active research grant programs are listed below. Before applying for any research grant, carefully read the guidelines provided in the “Read More” links below. Contact TREE Fund directly should you have questions or require additional information about these grant programs.

 

RESEARCH GRANTS

Hyland R. Johns Grant Program
Supports research that directly affects the work of industry professionals.
Award amount: up to $25,000 (minimum $10,000)
100-Word Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) accepted January 15 to March 1, 2019
For approved LOIs only, applications accepted January 15 to March 15, 2019
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Utility Arborist Research Fund Grant Program
Supports work with real importance and benefit to utility tree care professionals.
Award amount: up to $50,000 (minimum $10,000)
100-Word Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) accepted January 15 to March 1, 2019
For approved LOIs only, applications accepted January 15 to March 15, 2019
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SCHOLARSHIPS

TREE Fund offers scholarships for undergraduate students who aspire to careers in arboriculture, urban forestry and related fields. All 2019 active scholarship programs are listed below. Before applying for any scholarship, carefully read the guidelines provided in the “Read More” links below. Contact TREE Fund directly should you have questions or require additional information about these programs.

Robert Felix Memorial Scholarship Program
Supports college students studying arboriculture, urban forestry or related fields with the intention of entering arboriculture.
Award amount: $5,000
Applications accepted January 15 to March 15, 2019
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Bonnie Appleton Memorial Scholarship Program
Supports college students studying arboriculture, urban forestry, horticulture, nursery management or a related field with the intention of becoming a professional in one of these fields.
Award amount: $5,000
Applications accepted January 15 to March 15, 2019
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John Wright Memorial Scholarship Program
Supports high school seniors and returning college students pursuing careers related to arboriculture.
Award amount: $5,000
Applications accepted January 15 to March 15, 2019
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Horace M. Thayer Scholarship Program
Supports college students from Pennsylvania or Delaware enrolled in a program related to the practice of arboriculture and urban forestry.
Award amount: $3,000
Applications accepted January 15 to March 15, 2019
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Fran Ward Women in Arboriculture Scholarship Program
Supports female college students from Pennsylvania or Delaware enrolled in a program related to the practice of arboriculture and urban forestry.
Award amount: $3,000
Applications accepted January 15 to March 15, 2019
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