Playground Grants

Playground Equipment Grants

The listed playground grants are sourced from our affiliate page Playground GrantsThe following grant resources are ideal for you school, church, non-profit, or daycare.  Please let us know if any  links are missing or no longer available.

If you’re just getting started with your playground planning, there are some good playground planning resources here.


  5. Kaboom Fundraising:
  10. Stewardship Council- Impact Fund
  12. Stewardship Council 2011 Grant Fund– Infrastructure
  18. State Farm Company Grants for Neighborhood Improvement
  21. Up to $25000 PVC free Playground Grant from Playworld Systems
  22. CVS & Caremark
  23. Do Something Mini-Grants
  24. General Mills-Champions for Healthy Kids
  25. NFL Keep Gym in School Grant
  26. School Breakfast Wellness Partnership
  27. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services source for federal grants
  28. Responsible Sports Grants – Youth Sports Grants from Liberty Mutual
  29. Youth Garden Grants
  30. Home Depot Building Healthy Communities Grant Program
  31. Office of Head Start Expansion Grants Program
  32. National Recess Week
  33. Frosted Flakes – for baseball or football fields
  34. NFL Play 60
  35. PNC Grow Up Great
  36. Akron Community Foundation
  37. Shade Structure Grant Program
  38. Access to Recreation
  39. Federal Government Grants
  40. Home Depot Grant Opportunity
  41. Nike Grant Program
  42. U.S. Department of Education (ED)
  43. Grants for Shade Structure
  44. Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation: Quality of Life Grant Program
  45. Grant Opportunities Publicized by NRPA
  46. Lowe’s Outdoor Playground Grant
  47. Hasbro Children’s Fund
  48. CVS Caremark
  49. Land and Water Conservation Fund
  50. Recreation Trails Program
  51. Lowe’s Outdoor Classroom Grant Program
  52. Lowe’s Toolbox for Education
  53. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Bay Watershed Education and Training Program (B-WET)
  54. L.L. Bean Conservation and Recreation Grants
  55. Environmental Protection Agency Environmental Education Grants
  56. Toyota Tapestry Grants
  57. Rosie’s For All Kids Foundation – Early Childhood Care and Education Grants
  58. General Mills Youth Nutrition and Fitness Grants
  59. NRPA Step Up to Health Healthy Communities Start in Parks Grants
  60. Reader’s Digest Make it Matter Grant
  61. National Education Association Student Achievement Grants
  62. American Academy of Dermatology’s Shade Structure Grants
  63. Youth Garden Grants
  64. Captain Planet Foundation Grants
  65. The Lorrie Otto Seeds for Educational Grant
  66. Lowe’s Outdoor Classroom Grant Program
  67. GreenWorks! Grant Program
  68. American Honda Foundation
  69. Staples Foundation For Learning
  70. Pay it Forward Foundation Mini Grants
  72. ING Unsung Heros
  73. Kids in Need Teacher Grants
  74. Education Mini Grants Funded by the Entomological Society of America
  75. The Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation
  76. Richard C. Bartlett Environmental Education Awards
  77. Operation Green Planet Free Seed Grants
  78. Fiskars’ Project Orange Thumb to Support Garden Programs


  1. BCI Burke Company also has a Grant Resource Center with a search engine for playground grants: Can you add that to your list?

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