Currently Open Grant Opportunities
- October 29, 2015
- Northeastern IPM Partnership Grants Program
Northeastern IPM Center. Projects foster the development and adoption of IPM, address or identify regional priorities, and benefit the northeastern region at large. Total funding: $300,000. Deadline: Dec 1, 2015.
- October 28, 2015
- Specialty Crop Research Initiative (SCRI)
USDA NIFA seeks applications for projects to address critical needs of the specialty crop industry. Grants will support research and extension activities that address key challenges of national, regional, and multi-state importance in sustaining all components of food and agriculture. Total funding: ~$48 million. Deadlines: Dec 3, 2015.
- September 28, 2015
- Outreach and Education, Technical Assistance, and Financial Education for FSA Programs, Functions, and Activities
USDA Farm Service Agency. Supports nonprofits and public higher education institutions to improve farmer education on topics such as financial training, value-added production, recordkeeping, property inheritance, and crop production practices. Total funding: $2,500,000. Deadlines: 11/20/15, 1/22/16, 3/18/16, 5/27/16.
- September 10, 2015
- Specialty Crop Multi-State Program
USDA AMS. Funds state departments of agriculture to enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops by funding collaborative, multi-state projects that address food safety, plant pests and disease, research, crop-specific issues, and marketing and promotion. Total funding: $3 million. Deadline: Jan. 14, 2016.