Good causes

Who can apply:

Project Giving Back predominantly supports UK registered charities; however we welcome and will consider applications from a range of good causes, including community interest companies and not-for-profit organisations. The deadline for 2025 funding has passed.

Sanctuary Gardens

Who can apply:

The deadline for 2025 funding has passed.

Show Gardens

Who can apply:

For the smaller show gardens that we fund, RHS Chelsea Flower Show experience is not essential, while it is for the largest show gardens that we fund. The deadline for 2025 funding has passed.

All About Plants

Who can apply:

Designers who are new to Chelsea, specialist nurseries, plant societies or botanic gardens, in partnership with a UK-registered charity, community interest company or not-for-profit organisation. The deadline for 2025 funding has passed.

2025 Application process

2025 Application process

22nd September '23

Open to expressions of interest

3rd November ‘23

Deadline for expressions of interest

mid November ‘23

Applicants long-listed by PGB panel

w/c 18 December '23

Long list of applicants invited to submit written brief + moodboards by Monday 18th December

27th/28th February ‘24 (TBC)

Shortlisted applicants meet and present to PGB selection panel

April ‘24

PGB funding choices selected and informed

25th May ‘24

PGB Workshop at The Garden Museum

September ‘24

RHS selection panel decisions (exact date TBD)

October ‘24

PGB funding contracts and payment schedules in place

Visit the 2023 gardens for good causes

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