Funding to support innovative ideas that will connect people with nature in a local setting and which focus on UK native wildflowers, plants and fungi.
Grow Wild is offering grants of £2,000 or £4,000 for projects that bring people together through activities that connect their community and celebrate UK native wildflowers, plants and/or fungi.
The Fund aims to support groups or projects in the UK working towards the following objectives:
The funding can cover 100% project-specific costs, including seeds, plants, soil, materials, events, workshop charges, specialist experts and contractor costs. Projects need to begin delivery in March 2019 and be finished by 30 September 2019.
Voluntary, youth or community groups can apply. Applicants must be constituted, not-for-profit, or charitable.
Grow Wild anticipates funding 50 groups in 2019 across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
The deadline for applications is 10 December 2018 (midday).