Dig In! Daffodil, Tree and Native Perennial Grant Application
APPLICATION GUIDELINES AND ELIGIBILITY
ELIGIBILITY: All municipalities in Passaic County
ALL PROJECTS MUST:
Have a minimum of 2 adults committed to the project
Be highly visible to the public and provide an identifiable positive impact to the neighborhood
Have workable soil on-site, at least 6 hours of sun exposure, and access to water (tree and perennial grants only)
Be completed before November 20, 2022
Provide before, during and after photos of the project
Use appropriate hashtags when posting on social media and distribute a press release about the grant and planting day (hashtags and press release template provided by City Green).
Project must be completed by November 20, 2022
Dig In! Tree Grant
Dig In! Daffodil Bulb Grant
Grant is awarded in daffodil bulbs in amounts of 1,000, 3,000 or 5,000
Dig In! Native, Perennial Grant (Available to returning municipality partners only with past grant success and strong maintainence plan)
Grant is awarded in $250 of perennial flowers that are native to New Jersey and procured by City Green
Plant species may include Rudbekia, Echinacea, Aster, and Monarda based on availability.
Applications are due August 10th, 2022 at 11:59 pm EST.
Complete Sections I, II, and III of the application.
Provide the electronic signature of Project Coordinators.
GARDEN CONTACT INFORMATION
SELECT A BULB OR TREE GRANT
Be aware of your site size and implementation capacity when choosing a grant amount.
Provide a 400 word narrative of the project. Describe the proposed site, its address, and how the project will provide an identifiable positive impact to your municipality. Describe any local organizations that will be involved in your project and how the project will be implemented and maintained in coming years.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
By signing below, we demonstrate our support for the planting project if the grant is successful, and understand that should we be awarded the grant, we will attend the Dig In! Award Ceremony, and provide a final report at the end of the season.
Before you submit be sure to check that you:
Meet all eligibility requirements
Have 2 adults committed to the project
Completed all sections of the application
Submitted all required documents
Have all signatures