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The Trustees will only usually consider grants of between £500 and £10,000, although, exceptionally, larger grants may be considered at the Trustees’ discretion. Both corporate and private individuals may apply although in the case of private individuals, the Trustees usually require a grant to be made through a sponsoring university or registered charity.

 

So far, grants, or the promise of grants, have been awarded to:

 

  • Bristol Museums Development Trust
  • Clear Village Trust
  • Lambeth Elfrida Rathbone Society
  • Martineau Gardens
  • Edward Rix
  • Afghanaid
  • Batsford Foundation
  • Combat Stress
  • Erlas Victorian Garden
  • Eureka Children’s Charity
  • Great Dixter
  • Dr Jenner’s House
  • North Wales Wildlife Trust
  • Sue Ryder
  • Greenfingers
  • Kelmarsh Trust
  • Prism Youth Project
  • Sulgrave Manor
  • Ashridge Trust
  • Autism Initiatives
  • Cambo Institute
  • Caring for Life
  • Kew Royal Botanic Garden
  • Little Sparta Trust
  • Oxford Botanic Garden
  • The Garden House
  • The Lettering & Commemorative Arts Trust
  • V&A
  • Chelsea Physic Garden – Florilegium Society
  • Gilbert White’s House
  • National Portrait Gallery
  • Northants Country Centre
  • Providence Row
  • Queen Elizabeth Foundation for Disabled People
  • Scampston Conservatory Trust
  • Southbank Centre
  • West House Project
  • Willoughbridge Garden Trust
  • Norton Conyers
  • Plant Network
  • Seashell Trust
  • Sir John Soane’s Museum
  • The Arvon Foundation
  • The British Museum
  • Alnwick Garden Trust
  • Chelsea Physic Garden
  • Duchy College
  • Emmaus Norwich
  • Suffolk Punch Trust
  • The Watts Gallery
  • Treborth Botanic Garden
  • Alpine Garden Society
  • Ashridge Trust
  • Chester Zoo
  • Eden Project
  • Fortescue Garden Trust
  • Institute of Horticulture
  • Lanercost Priory
  • Moulton College
  • Northants County Council
  • Record Office
  • Prince's Trust
  • St Andrew's Primary School
  • British & Irish Hardwood Trust
  • Fitzwilliam Museum
  • Greenfingers Charity
  • Ingleby Foundation
  • Pallant House Gallery
  • Southbank Centre
  • Tate
  • The Herb Society
  • James Miller
  • Friends of Old St Martins
  • Future Trees Trust
  • The Garden House
  • Garvald Glenesk
  • Kew Botanic Garden
  • Northampton Hope Centre
  • Leon Charalambous/Longwood Gardens
  • Abbotsford
  • The Charterhouse
  • Groves & Hickman (Parks & Gardens UK)
  • Aoife Maher (Guildford College)
  • Buccleuch Living Heritage Trust
  • Chester Zoo
  • Ian Dent/Longwood Gardens
  • Simon Grimwood/Longwood Gardens
  • Afghanaid
  • Alpine Garden Society
  • Buckinghamshire Gardens Trust
  • Caring For Life
  • Chelsea Physic Garden
  • CHICKS
  • Fortescue Garden Trust
  • Cornelia Altgard (Schumacher College)
  • Pin Dix (Capel Manor College)
  • Natalie Konig (Queen Mary University)
  • Kirsty Wilson (Longwood Gardens)
  • Blyth Star
  • British Library
  • Dr Grant-Downton & Dr Kapralov
  • Fry Art Gallery
  • Kent Woodlands Employment Scheme
  • Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust
  • Bankside Open Spaces Trust
  • The Charleston Trust
  • Children’s Hospice SW
  • Compton Verney House
  • Edinburgh Cyrenian Trust
  • Royal Albert Memorial Museum
  • South London Gallery
  • Groundworks Northamptonshire
  • A Place to Call Our Own
  • British Institute for Geological Conservation
  • Bromley by Bow Centre
  • Cambridge Science Centre
  • The Children’s Foundation
  • Fenstanton PCC
  • Fortescue Garden Trust
  • Friends of Fotheringhay Church
 
  • Milton Keynes Gallery
  • St Mungo’s
  • Turquoise Mountain
  • West Dean
  • The West House Project
  • Alnwick Garden Trust
  • Fortescue Garden Trust
  • The Hafod Trust
  • Newcastle University
  • Ditchling Museum Trust
  • Moggerhanger House Preservation Trust
  • The Kelmarsh Trust
  • Mihai Eminescu Trust
  • National Star College
  • The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
  • Chapter (Cardiff) Limited
  • Cornwall Disability Arts Group
  • Handel House Museum
  • Lamport Hall
  • Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum
  • The National Galleries of Scotland
  • Caring for Life
  • Combat Stress
  • Courtauld Gallery
  • National Trust
  • St Mungo's
  • Tate Gallery
  • Alnwick Garden Trust
  • The Garden House
  • Horniman Museum and Gardens
  • Joy Mead Charitable Trust
  • Reading University
  • Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum
  • Cecil Higgins Art Gallery
  • Friends of Cruickshank Botanic Garden
  • Institute of Horticulture
  • Back Care
  • Gardening Leave
  • Isle of Gigha Heritage Trust
  • Kelmarsh Hall
  • Park and Gardens Data Services
  • Plant Heritage
  • Queen Alexandra Hospital Home
  • ROKPA Trust
  • Courtauld Institute of Art
  • Great Dixter
  • Hertfordshire Garden Trust
  • National Botanic Garden of Wales
  • The Public Catalogue Foundation
  • The Grange Centre
  • Margaret Easter
  • Tim Upson (Cambridge University Botanic Garden)
  • Alnwick Garden Trust
  • Fortescue Garden Trust
  • Greenfingers
  • Institute of Horticulture
  • Plant Network
  • The University of Northampton
  • The Victor Murphy Memorial Trust
  • The Holfords of Westonbirt Trust
  • The Watts Gallery
  • The Professional Gardeners’ Guild
  • Turquoise Mountain Foundation
  • The University of Oxford Botanic Garden
  • Headway North West London
  • The Lindley Library of the Royal Horticultural Society
  • Ashburnham Christian Trust
  • Friends of Urchfont Garden
  • Stanton-by-Dale Parochial Church Council
  • Ventnor Botanic Garden Friends' Society.
  • Oxford University Botanic Garden
  • Southbank Centre
  • University of Glasgow
  • VocalEyes
  • Voluntary Action Maidstone
  • Chelsea Physic Garden
  • Imperial War Museum
  • Plant Heritage
  • Urban CIC
  • Friends of Lea School
  • North Wales Wildlife Trust
  • Sir John Guinness & Dr Yarker (Paul Mellon Centre)
  • Future Trees
  • Sir Harold Hillyer Gardens
  • The Horniman Museum
  • Iceni Botanical Artists
  • Lewis-Manning Hospice
  • QEF
  • Salisbury Museum
  • Scottish Gardens Network
  • University of Dundee
  • West Dean College
  • Combat Stress
  • Friends of Ambler
  • Kew Gardens
  • Lettering & Commemorative Arts Trusts
  • National Trust (Clumber)
  • Parks & Gardens
  • Sue Ryder
  • Leighton House
  • Providence Row
  • Queen Alexandra College
  • The Spires Centre
  • Stone Lane Gardens
  • Sky Badger
  • Trees for Cities
  • Trust Links Limited
  • Turner’s House Trust
  • View (Glynneath) Limited
  • Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum
  • Woking Museum and Arts & Crafts Centre
  • Future Trees Trust
  • The Hafod Trust
  • Leith School of Art
  • Organic Arts
  • Plant Heritage
  • Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
  • St Werburghs City Farm
  • Sylva Foundation
  • Walworth Garden

 

Longwood Gardens offers excellent horticultural internship and traineeship opportunities for persons ready to gain practical experience, to learn horticultural skills and to study plants in one of the world's finest horticulture display gardens. The horticulture internship and traineeship programmes serve individuals of varied interest and backgrounds. International Interns and trainees receive free housing and a generous wage. For more information on Longwood Gardens' International Internship Program and International Gardener Training Program see www.longwoodgardens.org/education.

 

British applicants who apply to Longwood Gardens and who are accepted into one of its international programmes may apply to the Finnis Scott Foundation for financial assistance with travel expenses to and from the United States.

 

For further details and an application form, apply to:

Angela Moon, The Administrator,
Finnis Scott Foundation, c/o Hewitsons,
Elgin House, Billing Road, Northampton, NN1 5AU, United Kingdom.

Tel: +44 (0) 1604 233233 - fax +44 (0) 1604 627941

Email: administrator@finnis-scott-foundation.org.uk