Pollinator Grant Opportunity

The GIANT Company and Planet Bee currently have a pollinator grant open with a quick turnaround time, but I wanted to send it your way in case you knew of anyone if your networks! Here is the link: BEE FRIENDLY GRANTS — Planet Bee Foundation.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • This grant is for any commercial beekeeper, backyard beekeeper, or beekeeper organization that has experienced a loss of colonies due to theft, harsh winters, vandalism, or other causes.
  • Applicants can reside outside of the geographic area, but apiaries must be maintained in the counties listed below:
    • Maryland: Alleghany, Carroll, Cecil and Washington counties.
    • Pennsylvania: Adams, Berks, Blair, Bucks, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clearfield, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Fayette, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Indiana, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Perry, Philadelphia, Schuylkill, Snyder, Union and York counties.
    • Virginia: Augusta, Clarke, Culpeper, Frederick, Rockingham and Warren counties.
    • West Virginia: Berkeley, Jefferson, and Mineral counties.

Grant Timelines:

  • Grant will open on May 15, 2023. Online submissions only. No applications will be accepted by post or email.
  • All grant applications will be accepted until 8:00pm EST on May 31, 2023NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE.
  • Grant winners will be announced in early June 2023.

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