The Maryland Agriculture Council began awarding educational grants to organizations in 2001, for the purposing of expanding its mission to promote Maryland agriculture.Hundreds of applications have been received through the years with outstanding creative and unique programs being done on a local level.

The Council has established an account within the Maryland Agricultural Education Foundation for tax-deductible contributions to support the Maryland Agriculture Council Educational Grants program. We receive a large number of exceptional applications for new outreach programs and would like to assist those grassroots efforts. Please consider giving! Checks should be made payable to MAEF, with the designation of MAC Grant Fund in the note section, and can be mailed to MAEF, P.0. Box 536, Havre de Grace, MD 21078. Contributions can also be made online.

Applications for the 2019-20 Agricultural Education Grants are due October 1, 2019. Click below for grant guidelines and application.