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What is the TREE Fund?

The TREE Fund works to sustain the world’s urban forests by providing funding for scientific research, education programs, and scholarships related to arboriculture and urban forestry. Through the generous support of corporate and individual sponsors and donors our organization offers:
  • Funding for scientific research into critical urban tree care issues
  • Funding for arboriculture education programs
  • Scholarships for aspiring arborists
TREE Fund grants contribute to improvements in arboriculture and urban forestry, and support educational programs. Our research priority areas are:
  • Root and Soil Management
  • Planting and Establishment
  • Plant Health Care
  • Risk Assessment and Worker Safety
  • Urban Forestry
TREE Fund scholarships help students who are interested in careers in arboriculture and urban forestry to pursue their dreams.


Find funding for research projects that benefit people, trees & the environment.
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Watch webinar: Strategies for Successful Urban Tree Growth in Wet and Dry Sites

Missed our September 23 webinar on growing trees in extreme conditions? You can watch it here: “Strategies for Successful Urban Tree Growth in Wet and Dry Sites” Droughts, flooding, extreme

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September 2015 news from the TREE Fund

Get the latest from the TREE Fund: Read the latest edition of our monthly TREE Fund Bulletin Subscribe to our tri-annual newsletter, The TREE Fund Report.

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Missed our recent webinar?

See Dr. Nina Bassuk's "Strategies for Successful Urban Tree Growth in Wet and Dry Sites" HERE!

Tree Research is important on so many levels. The TREE Fund supported part of my graduate studies and I feel it's time to do my part to keep research going.

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