Category Archives: Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunity: Community Food Projects Competitive Grant Program

Document Type: Grants Notice  Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-CFP-006392 Funding Opportunity Title: Community Food Projects Competitive Grant Program Opportunity Category: Mandatory Opportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Grant Category of Funding Activity: Agriculture Category Explanation: Expected Number of Awards: CFDA Number(s): … Continue reading

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Food and Agricultural Sciences National Needs Graduate and Postgraduate Fellowship (NNF) Grants Program announced

This grant program supports: (1) training students for master’s and doctoral degrees in food, agricultural and natural resource sciences; and (2) Special International Study or Thesis/Dissertation Research Travel Allowances (IRTA) for eligible USDA NNF beneficiaries. Awards are specifically intended to … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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NCIPMC announces Working Group Grants Program Request for Applications

The North Central Integrated Pest Management Center (NCIPMC) is pleased to announce the release of our Working Group Grants Program Request for Applications. This program seeks proposals from self-selected, self-directed groups to support collaboration among diverse audiences to address regional IPM priorities. … Continue reading

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USDA Announces $400,000 to Support Ag Science Entrepreneurs

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced availability of $400,000 through a new competition to help university researchers bring their discoveries to the marketplace. The Innovations in Food and Agricultural Science and … Continue reading

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USDA Announces Support for Ag Science Entrepreneurs

NIFA announced the availability of $400,000 to help university researchers bring their discoveries to the marketplace. The Innovations in Food and Agricultural Science and Technology (I-FAST) competition is a joint initiative of NIFA and the National Science Foundation (NSF). The … Continue reading

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NCR-SARE Announces 2018 Call for Research and Education Preproposals

The 2018 North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE) Research and Education Grant Program Call for Preproposals is now available online. NCR-SARE’s Research and Education (R&E) program supports sustainable agriculture innovators with competitive research and education grants. … Continue reading

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NIFA requests applications for the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program Curriculum Development & Metrics Competitive Grant Program (YRCD) for fiscal year 2017

Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program Curriculum Development & Metrics  NIFA requests applications for the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program Curriculum Development & Metrics Competitive Grant Program (YRCD) for fiscal year (FY) 2017 to continue curriculum development (in-person and online) and comprehensive program … Continue reading

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NCR-SARE Announces 2018 Call for Partnership Grant Proposals

The 2018 North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE) Partnership Grant Program Call for Proposals is now available online. NCR-SARE’s Partnership Grant program is intended to foster cooperation between agriculture professionals and small groups of farmers and … Continue reading

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NIFA Extends Deadline Seeking Research Topics from Commodity Boards for FY 2018 AFRI Program

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is extending the deadline for eligible national and state commodity boards and marketing orders to propose topics for research under its FY 2018 Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) competitive grants program. … Continue reading

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