Currently Open Grant Opportunities

November 13, 2017
Methyl Bromide Transition Program

USDA NIFA. Addresses the immediate needs and the costs of transition that have resulted from the scheduled phase-out of the pesticide methyl bromide. Total funding: ~$1.8 million. Deadline: Jan 30, 2018.

October 4, 2017
Western IPM Center Competitive Grant Program

Western IPM Center. Grant funding is available to PDs located in the western region for project initiation, work groups, outreach and implementation, and IPM planning documents. Total funding: $250,000. Deadline: Dec 8, 2017.

September 25, 2017
Specialty Crop Research Initiative (SCRI)

USDA NIFA. Addresses the critical needs of the specialty crop industry. Grants will support research and extension activities that address key challenges of national, regional, and multistate importance in sustaining all components of food and agriculture. Total funding: ~$48 million. Deadlines: Dec 8, 2017.

September 25, 2017
Organic Farming Research Foundation

Organic Farming Research Foundation offers funding for research on organic farming and food systems and the dissemination of these research results to organic farmers and the greater agricultural and research communities. Funding: $20,000 per project. Deadline: Dec 15, 2017.