The Ontario Horticultural Trades Foundation was established in 1979 by a group of industry leaders who shared the vision of an enduring and successful ornamental horticultural industry. Members' donations allow the Foundation to support our industry through two important funding initiatives:

Fundraising
Scholarship Laureates
Research
Please click the brochure (to the left) for eligibility criteria and the application forms. Our annual application deadline is June 30.Brochures
The Foundation funds research programs that lead to greater knowledge, better methods and newer technologies for the benefit of the horticultural industry. Click the magnifying glass to learn more.Research
The Foundation believes in helping future horticultural workers get a strong start. Each year the Foundation makes a number of scholarships, bursaries and awards available to high school and post-secondary students. Click the textbooks to learn about past recipients.Scholarship Laureates
Our activities are only possible with the generous support of our members. Click on the watering can to find out what other members have done, why they believe in giving back, and how you can help.Fundraising

Contact Kathleen Pugliese

1-800-265-5656, ext. 309