Grants for Gardening Articles

The American Community Gardening Association (ACGA)and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation are offering four $250 grants for articles about gardening programs that are fighting childhood obesity. If you have a gardening program designed to fight childhood obesity, follow the instructions below and submit your article by May 30, 2011.

  • Please submit a news article; three hundred words or less, about what is being done in your school/community garden to combat childhood obesity.
  • Please provide 2-3 photos of your project.
  • Articles are due by May 30, 2011.
    Please email articles to or mail (postmarked by May 30, 2011) to:

American Community Gardening Association
1777 E. Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43203

All winning articles will be published in the 2011 ACGA Greening Review and will be the property of the American Community Gardening Association.

More information and the application can be found here.