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Harvest of the Month Grant



The purpose of The Harvest of the Month grant is to actively engage children in learning about and exposing them to fruits and vegetables utilizing Harvest of the Month educational lesson plans, recipes and supporting materials. Grant recipients will be asked to submit a final report.

Grant Award

The Harvest of the Month Grant supports youth programs across South Dakota offering 10 programs up to $1,500 to:

  • implement 12 Harvest of the Month lessons in the Program’s specified timeline
  • purchase produce for sampling and preparation of recipes
  • print educational materials

Important Dates

Release Date: July 2022
Application Deadline: August 10, 2022 at 5:00pm CST
Tentative Notice of Award: September 2022
Project Period: September 15, 2022—September 15, 2023

Grant Application Information

Primary Contact: Liz Marso,

Application Procedure: Applications are due via electronic submission

View full grant instructions and application