Project Funding

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


Applicants must be not-for-profit individuals or groups. Project finding should be used specifically for horticultural or agricultural related projects supporting gardening for Otero and Lincoln Counties. (The number of projects funded will be determined based on the monies available and eligible project funding applications received). Project funding of $500.00 per year will be designated. Applicants may apply for project funding 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. Send or deliver application to the Otero County Cooperative Extension Office, Master Gardeners 401 Fairgrounds Rd, Alamogordo, NM 88310.