Value added producer grant announced

Document Type: Grants Notice
Funding Opportunity Number: RDBCP-VAPG-2017
Funding Opportunity Title: VALUE ADDED PRODUCER GRANT
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Agriculture
Category Explanation:
Expected Number of Awards: 200
CFDA Number(s): 10.352 — Value-Added Producer Grants
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: Yes
Version: Synopsis 3
Original Closing Date for Applications: Jan 31, 2018
Current Closing Date for Applications: Jan 24, 2018
Archive Date: Mar 02, 2018
Estimated Total Program Funding:
Award Ceiling: $250,000
Award Floor:
Eligibility
Eligible Applicants: Others (see text field entitled “Additional Information on Eligibility” for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility: Independent Producers,Agricultural Producer Groups, Farmer or Rancher Cooperatives, or Majority-Controlled Producer-Based Business
Additional Information
Agency Name: Business and Cooperative Programs
Description: This Notice announces that the Rural Business-Cooperative Service (Agency) is accepting applications for the Value-Added Producer Grant (VAPG) program. Approximately $18 million is currently available. The Agency may also utilize any funding that become available after publishing this notice. Enactment of a continuing resolution or an appropriations act may affect the availability or level of funding for this program. The Agency will publish the program funding level on the Rural Development website (https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/value-added-producer-grants ). Section VII also announces solicitation of non-Federal independent grant reviewers to evaluate and score applications submitted under this Notice.
Link to Additional Information: Link to Federal Register
Grantor Contact Information: If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact:

Shantelle Gordon Management Analyst Phone 2026901374

CPGrants@wdc.usda.gov

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