General Giving Guidelines

General Giving Guidelines

CHS and the CHS Foundation support agriculture and rural America

CHS and the CHS Foundation support projects that have a positive impact on agriculture and rural America.  Programs must have a strong tie to the agriculture industry, align with one of the key focus areas and incorporate fresh and innovative concepts. Read below for more information on funding guidelines or apply now.  

Please note that the CHS Stewardship application system will be unavailable from Dec. 10 to Jan. 2 for maintenance. New and in progress applications will be unavailable during this time. Please submit any request by Dec. 10. 

Focus Areas and Grant Cycles

General Funding Guidelines