Grants

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All grants made by the Vaughn-Jordan Foundation are to be used for the express purpose of furthering botanical and horticultural science in the areas of capital improvements, project support or special programs. The geographic area of interest has historically been in the southeastern United States, however, grants will be accepted and considered in all areas across the country.

The Vaughn-Jordan Foundation began awarding grants in 1989 and has given more than $4,383,200 in grants for botanical and horticultural endeavors since that time. Here are some of our more notable grants:

  • American Orchid Society – West Palm Beach, FL
  • Archbold Expeditions – Venus, FL
  • Athens Regional Medical Center – Athens, GA
  • Atlanta Botanical Gardens – Atlanta, GA
  • Bok Tower Garden – Lake Wales, FL
  • Callaway Garden – Pine Mountain, GA
  • Centennial Olympic Park – Atlanta, GA
  • City of Conyers – Conyers, GA
  • Columbus Botanical Gardens, Camellia Garden – Columbus, GA
  • Coral Gables War Memorial Park – Coral Gables, FL
  • Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens – Belmont, NC
  • Emory University – Atlanta, GA
  • Florida Atlantic University – West Palm Beach, FL
  • Henry Morrison Flagler Museum – Palm Beach, FL
  • Historic Oakland Foundation – Atlanta, GA
  • Humane Society of Blue Ridge – Mineral Bluff, GA
  • Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens – Henrico, VA
  • Macon State College – Macon, GA
  • Montgomery Botanical Garden – Coral Gables, FL
  • Mt. Vernon Washington Garden – Washington, D.C.
  • Norfolk Botanical Garden – Norfolk, VA
  • Norton Gallery & School of Art – West Palm Beach, FL
  • Palm Beach Atlantic University – West Palm Beach, FL
  • Palmetto Health Foundation, Columbia, SC
  • Rare Species Conservatory Foundation – Loxahatchee, FL
  • Stetson University- Deland, FL
  • The Arcadia All-Florida Championship Rodeo, Inc. – Arcadia, FL
  • University of Georgia – Athens, GA
  • University of Miami – Miami, FL
  • Wake Forest University – Winston-Salem, NC

Scholarship Recipients

  • Earlham College – Richmond, IN
  • Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden – Miami, FL
  • Florida Institute of Technology – Melbourne, FL
  • Florida Southern College – Lakeland, FL
  • Florida State University – Tallahassee, FL
  • Northwood Institute of Technology – West Palm Beach, FL
  • Palm Beach Atlantic University – West Palm Beach, FL
  • Palm Beach Community College – West Palm Beach, FL
  • Stetson University – Deland, FL
  • University of Florida – Gainesville, FL