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Safe Arborist Techniques Fund Grant Program

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators
and Institutions for Research on Arborists

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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TREE Fund

LOI Date:

09/15/20

Deadline Date:

10/01/20

Description:

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Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and international investigators and institutions for research on arborists. Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent prior to being invited to apply. Funding is intended to investigate the equipment and techniques arborists use in rigging, working on, and climbing trees, and the means of identifying potential hazards, to provide a safer working environment.

2020 SATF grants must support useful inquiry into the areas of worker safety and/or biomechanics, to include investigation into tree failure mechanisms and causes, and offsetting practices and techniques to protect workers, residents and property. Sample topics (not all-inclusive) could include:

  • Decay assessment/spread;
  • Inoculating trees with root decay;
  • Response growth;
  • Mechanical pruning;
  • Lightning protection;
  • Support systems, cabling, etc.;
  • Machine-aided climbing;
  • Biomechanics;
  • Etc.

TREE Fund welcomes research proposals and applications from a wide range of academic and technical disciplines, of both a qualitative and a quantitative nature. 

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 192137

Estimated Size of Grant:

The maximum award value of SATF grants is $15,000.

Term of Contract:

Grant-funded projects are expected to be completed within two years of initial fund disbursement.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Principal investigators and institutions may apply.

TREE Fund does not fund the following types of projects, and will not accept applications for such work:
-Grants to individuals;
-Projects that are primarily municipal tree surveys or assessments;
-Tree planting programs;
-Studies of individual tree species for the primary purpose of agricultural or timber/forest planting yield;
-Commercial tree- or soil-related product testing primarily for the benefit of the company that manufactures the product.

TREE Fund does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, gender, sexual orientation, disability or national or ethnic origin. Current trustees of TREE Fund or any member of the family of any such trustee are ineligible to receive grants from TREE Fund.

Pre-Application Information:

Dates to submit a Letter of Inquiry: August 1, 2020 and September 15, 2020.
Your completed application will only be accepted and reviewed between August 1 to October 1, 2020.

The first step to apply for this grant is to send an email containing a brief Letter of Inquiry to TREE Fund.
If and only if your LOI is approved, TREE Fund will send you a numbered application form for your use.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Send your Letter of Inquiry to treefund@treefund.org

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

USA Territories: American Samoa (USA)   Guam (USA)   Puerto Rico (USA)   Virgin Islands (USA)   Northern Mariana Islands (USA)

USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA)   Marshall Islands (USA)   Republic of Palau (USA)

Canada: Alberta;   British Columbia;   Manitoba;   New Brunswick;   Newfoundland and Labrador;   Northwest Territories;   Nova Scotia;   Nunavut;   Ontario;   Prince Edward Island;   Quebec;   Saskatchewan;   Yukon;

Israel

International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.

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