Floriculture InfoSearch - Past Educational Grant Applications

A past AFE educational grant helped fund the Floriculture InfoSearch Engine and AFE Floriculture Library.

Apply now for AFE educational grants for 2014-2015. Educational grant applications are available online and must be submitted no later than June 1.

AFE educational grants help fund programs that are wide reaching educational endeavors that solve industry needs and challenges and focus on attracting young people to the industry. For 2014-2015, AFE will fund $38,000 in educational grants.

Floral Plant Giveaway - Past Educational Grant Applications

Volunteers distribute plants as part of the Floral Plant Giveaway Project, funded by a past AFE educational grant.

Examples of previous programs funded through AFE educational grants include:

  • The National Floriculture Forum (NFF), which unites professors, extension specialists, graduate students, scientists and other industry leaders for a multi-day collaborative meeting.
  • The e-GRO (Electronic Grower Resources Online) Alert, which brings together floriculture specialists to create an online distribution system for alerts about disease, insects, environmental concerns, physiological and nutritional disorders in commercial greenhouses, etc.

All requests are renewed on an annual basis with funding dependent on the amount of funds available at the time.