The Herb Society of America (HSA) has organized a research grant in which applicants has to make research projects on uses of Herbs historically for medicines, natural products, flavorings, economic, industrial, cosmetic purposes, and many more and also how the herbs have the potential to significantly increase the knowledge of the field. Those individuals who work with herbs, such as professional researchers, educators, students, and other related, can apply for this grant.
The individuals or group of individuals asking for this grant should be eligible and knowledgeable in herbs; if their application is selected, then they should be granted an amount worth $10,000. The amount will be small support to investigators and can be used as professional and technical assistance, research supplies and materials, cost of computer time.
The HSA was founded on August 23, 1933, at Ipswich, Massachusetts. The Society’s purpose was to know more about herbs through study and testing and discover their uses in different industries. Through the Herbs, many natural products can be obtained which will be beneficial and valuable to our society in many ways.
Below are the brief details about this herb grant:
|Organization||Herb Society of America|
|Education Level||Professionals, educators, students, And other related individuals|
|Number of Awards||1|
|Contest Deadline||January 31, 2022|
|Application Fees||Not required|
Who is Eligible?
- Professional researchers, educators, students, and other interested individuals in herbs
- Applicant must be a U.S. citizen
How to Apply?
The applicants who want to apply for this grant should make a project with research on Herbs. After the research, the applicant must submit a report consisting of an introduction on which the research is made up, then methods used for the research brief, the result brought from the research, and finally a discussion about it. Additionally, applicants have to write a blog containing 800 words with a live presentation with HAS members who will judge the Project finally.
Click on the link to get instructions on this Grant application.
To apply for this grant, applicants must click on the below link and download and print the application form and fill it with proper details.
HSA will not allow uses for indirect costs such as:
- Equipment including but not limited to computer, laboratory, or office equipment
- Tuition, textbooks, or conference attendance
- Private garden development
- Travel to and/or from research site(s)
For any queries, one must send their questions to:
The applicants interested in the HSA research grant and who wish to apply for this grant acceptance will get an amount worth $10,000. With this amount, researchers can fulfill their investigation cost, professional and technical assistance, supplies and materials required for research, the cost required for computer time. These are the only allowable things they grant for. The applicants will also learn, study, and investigate the different uses of Herbs in society.
The researchers who want to research the uses of Herbs can submit their application before the deadline of January 31, 2022. Applications submitted after this date will be considered invalid and not be accepted. So applicants should submit their applications as early as possible.