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Oct 072022

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Application Deadline: Community Food Projects Competitive Grants Program Funding Opportunity

This notice identifies the objectives for Community Food Projects Competitive Grant Program (CFPCGP) projects, deadlines, funding information, eligibility criteria for projects and applicants, and application forms and associated instructions. In FY 2023 NIFA’s CFPCGP intends to solicit applications and fund three types of grants. The grant types are entitled (1) Training and Technical Assistance… View Event

Oct 122022

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Center of Excellence for Meat and Poultry Processing and Food Safety Research and Innovation Webinar

The Center of Excellence for Meat and Poultry Processing and Food Safety Research and Innovations (MPPFSRI), a new program area priority within the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI), will incorporate basic and applied science with engineering in meat and poultry processing and food safety-related disciplines to promote technological innovation and lower barriers to entry for the… View Event

Oct 252022

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Application Deadline: Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Programs Phase I

The USDA SBIR/STTR programs focus on transforming scientific discovery into products and services with commercial potential and/or societal benefit. Unlike fundamental research, the USDA SBIR/STTR programs support small businesses in the creation of innovative, disruptive technologies and enable the application of research advancements from conception into the market. The STTR program aims to… View Event

Oct 272022

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Application Deadline: AFRI - EWD - Education and Workforce Development RFA

The Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Education and Workforce Development (EWD) focuses on developing the next generation of research, education, and extension professionals in the food and agricultural sciences. In 2022, the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) requests applications for the AFRI’s Education and Workforce Development program areas. For more information,… View Event

Nov 022022

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NIFA Listening Session for Stakeholder Input to Science Priorities

NIFA Listening Session for Stakeholder Input to Science Priorities,” NIFA is accepting input from stakeholders regarding research, Extension and education priorities of NIFA, which has the mission of investing in and advancing agricultural research, Extension and education to solve societal challenges. For the purpose of this opportunity, agriculture is defined broadly and includes research,… View Event

Nov 142022

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Application Deadline: Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Regional Host Institution Funding Opportunity

The purpose of the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education program is to encourage research and outreach designed to increase knowledge concerning agricultural production systems that: maintain and enhance the quality and productivity of the soil; conserve soil, water, energy, natural resources, and fish and wildlife habitat; maintain and enhance the quality of surface and ground water;… View Event

Nov 152022

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Application Deadline: From Learning to Leading: Cultivating the Next Generation of Diverse Food and Agriculture Professionals

The primary goal of the From Learning to Leading: Cultivating the Next Generation of Diverse Food and Agriculture Professionals Program (NEXTGEN) is to enable 1890 institutions, 1994 institutions, Alaska Native-serving institutions and Native Hawaiian-serving institutions, Hispanic-serving institutions (specifically, the certified Hispanic-serving agricultural colleges and universities (HSACUs… View Event

Dec 082022

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Live FAQ Session: Rapid Response to Extreme Weather Events Across Food and Agriculture Systems

The Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) Rapid Response to Extreme Weather Events Across Food and Agricultural Systems (A1712) program area priority is designed to rapidly identify and implement strategies to protect the nation’s food and agricultural supply chains and the people who support them during and after extreme weather events. We invite interested applicants to learn more… View Event