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FY 2023 DEG / RIIA Informational Technical Assistance Webinar

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Technical Assistance

Resident Instruction Grants (RIIA) and Distance Education Grants (DEG) are NIFA-administered competitive grants programs focused on improving formal, postsecondary agricultural sciences education in the following eight insular areas:

  • Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
  • Guam
  • American Samoa
  • Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
  • Federated States of Micronesia
  • Republic of the Marshall Islands
  • Republic of Palau
  • Virgin Islands of the United States

Program staff provided an overview of the FY 2023 RIIA and DEG program Requests for Applications to interested applicants and answered audience questions. 

Program Contacts:  Dorissel Resto at dorissel.resto@usda.gov and Irma Lawrence at ilawrence@usda.gov

Resident Instruction Grants Program for Institutions of Higher Education in Insular Areas and Agriculture and Food Sciences Facilities and Equipment Funding Opportunity and RFA

Distance Education Grants for Institutions of Higher Education in Insular Areas Funding Opportunity and RFA

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