Mar 8, 2021
Gloeckner Foundation Announces Deadline for Grant Proposals

The Fred C. Gloeckner Foundation has announced that April 1, 2021 is the deadline for submission of the grant proposals for research and educational projects in floriculture and related fields.

Among the areas that will be considered are: plant pathology, plant breeding, agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, entomology and plant physiology related to floriculture, at universities, colleges, and federal research institutions in the United States.

Proposals should be submitted electronically as a pdf document to: with a cc: to:

Grant proposals are approved by the board at the annual meeting of the Fred C. Gloeckner Foundation, Inc. in early June, and are paid in August. Since 1961, the Foundation has distributed $7.2 Million to institutions nationwide.

Grant application forms and guidelines are available from the Fred C. Gloeckner Foundation, 550 Mamaroneck Avenue, Suite 510, Harrison, NY 10528-1609 (phone: 914-607-5440) or can be downloaded from the  website at