Iowa Native Plant Society Small Grants Program

Iowa Native Plant Society Small Grants Program

Funding provided to increase the appreciation and enjoyment of Iowa’s native flora and to foster programs focusing on education, conservation and the ethical use of native plants.

INPS Offers Two Grants:

  1. Small Grants Program (since 2005) – grants dedicated to land acquisition; inventory, restoration, and management of native remnants; native plant research; and training and education.
  2. Restore Iowa! (since 2011) – grants for involving youth in ecological restoration efforts. This is aimed at getting more young people out and working to restore nature in Iowa.

Additional Information

Small Grants:

Basic information
Previously awarded grants

Restore Iowa! Grants:

Basic info and instructions
Previously awarded grants


Iowa Native Plant Society (INPS)

Application Deadline

January 15 for funding effective April 1

Award Announcement

March 15

Contact Person

Molly McNicoll, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Biology
Natural Areas Land Manager
Luther College
(563) 387-1257