Grant Application

Do you need a financial boost for your community gardening project? See if you’re eligible for a Master Gardener Grant!


Applicants must be not-for-profit individuals or groups. The grant should be used specifically for horticultural or Agricultural related projects supporting gardening and/or community improvements for Otero and Lincoln Counties. (The number of grants will be determined based on the monies available and eligible grant applications received). One grant of $500.00 per year will be designated. Applicants may apply for grant in subsequent years if needed. Application Format:

  1. Name of entity/individual applying and mission.
  2. Contact Information including name(s), address, telephone number, and e-mail address.
  3. Project name and description. Provide one paragraph summary (150 words or less)
  4. Anticipated budget and project timeline.
  5. Describe your goals, objectives, and method(s) of evaluation, and sustainability.
  6. Deadline for application would be March 31. Send or deliver application to the Otero County Cooperative Extension Office, Master Gardeners 401 Fairgrounds Rd, Alamogordo, NM 88310.