NIFA announces that application packages for the following three funding opportunities have been modified in www.grants.gov. ALL other application packages for other funding opportunities have NOT been modified.
- Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-AFRI-006351
Opportunity Title: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Foundational Program
- Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-AFRI-006353
Opportunity Title: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Resilient Agroecosystems in a Changing Climate Challenge Area
- Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-AFRI-006304
Opportunity Title: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Water for Food Production Systems Challenge Area
If you downloaded the application package for any of these 3 funding opportunities from www.grants.gov before May 22, 2017, you MUST download and use the new application package. Submission of applications to these 3 funding opportunities using an application package downloaded before May 22, 2017, will generate an error message (“OPP_EXIST_ERROR FATAL”) preventing successful submission.