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The Best Grants for Botanists and Birdwatchers

Bentham-Moxon Trust

Grants of about £2,000 to support work that will aid the work of the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew. Fund plant collection and field research expeditions; overseas plant experts working at Kew; travel to botanical institutions and travel to and presenting at conferences. For more information see here.

The Botantical Society of Britain and Ireland Training Grants

Grants of up to £250 to fund plant-lovers to go on botany courses. This one is for non-professionals! See here for more information. 

The Botantical Society of Britain and Ireland Research Grants:

Small grants made to research projects, including those of amateurs. To find out more about how to apply. click here.