Currently Open Grant Opportunities
- April 24, 2017
- AFRI Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative
USDA NIFA. The goal of the AFRI Education and Literacy Initiative is to develop the next generation of research, education, and extension professionals in the food and agricultural sciences. Total funding: $18 million. Deadline: June 28, 2017.
- April 17, 2017
- AFRI Foundational Program
USDA NIFA. Supports grants in the six AFRI priority areas to continue building a foundation of knowledge critical for solving current and future societal challenges. Total funding: $150 million. Deadline: June/July 2017 (varies by program).
- April 17, 2017
- Citrus Disease Research and Extension
USDA NIFA. Supports research to combat citrus diseases and pests, and the dissemination and commercialization of relevant information, techniques, and technologies. Total funding: $21.8 million. Deadline: May 12, 2017.
- March 28, 2017
- iPiPE Crop-Pest Programs
iPiPE CAP. The iPiPE CAP will fund seven new Crop-Pest Programs in 2018. Extension professionals will conduct program activities focused on engaging stakeholders to submit pest observations and mentoring undergraduate student interns. Total funding: $280,000. Statement of intent due: May 4, 2017.
- March 1, 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: April 25, 2017.
- April 18, 2016
- Crop Protection and Pest Management
USDA NIFA. Addresses high priority issues related to pests and their management by supporting projects that will ensure food security with comprehensive IPM approaches. Total funding: ~$12.1 million. Deadline: May 9, 2017.