The Herb Society of America, Inc. Research Grants
The Herb Society of America, Inc. (HSA) offers annual research grants to students, professionals, and individuals engaged in research on the horticultural, scientific, and/or social applications or use of herbs throughout history, based on the HSA definition of a herb. The defining characteristic for herbs is their usefulness, past or present, including their value for flavoring, medicine, ornament, economic, industrial, or cosmetic purposes.
Allowable costs include:-Compensation for investigators-Professional and technical assistance-Research supplies and materials-Costs of computer timeNon-allowable costs include:-Purchase or maintenance of durable equipment including but not limited to computer, laboratory or office equipment-Expenses related to tuition, textbooks, or conference attendance -Private garden development-Travel to and/or from research site(s)For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $5,000
Essay required: Yes