Farmers’ Market Grants

Farm Credit East recognizes the importance of farmers’ markets for both producers and consumers. To support this important marketing channel, we are offering Farmers' Market Grants up to $500 to eligible applicants.

Eligibility

Farmers' markets must be within Farm Credit East’s eight-state territory: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont.

Preference will be given to worthy applicants who are seeking support for the first time. Special consideration will also be given to markets serving underserved communities with limited access to fresh, local food.

Awards will be made at the sole discretion of Farm Credit East.

How to Apply/Application Requirements

The 2024 application cycle is open. Please submit the Farmers' Market Grant Application below.

Recipients will be notified by late June.

 

Farmers' Market Grant Application

Applicant Information
Funding Request

Let us know how much funding you're looking for and how the funds will be used. For example, to support participating farmers, market enhancements, marketing efforts and/or programs to support disadvantaged communities or improve access to fresh, local food. Feel free to upload any supporting materials.

Fund Disbursement Information (for check to be mailed)

*Required Field

Submitting this application grants Farm Credit East full and exclusive rights to use the farmers' market name and other relevant information, without credit, in Farm Credit East literature and electronic media.

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