Capacity Building Grants for Non-Land Grant Colleges of Agriculture Program (NLGCA)

Program: 
Capacity Building Grants for Non-Land Grant Colleges of Agriculture Program

NLGCA Institutions may use the funds: (a) to successfully compete for funds from Federal grants and other sources to carry out educational, research, and outreach activities that address priority concerns of national, regional, State, and local interest; (b) to disseminate information relating to priority concerns to interested members of the agriculture, renewable resources, and other relevant communities, the public, and any other interested entity; (c) to encourage members of the agriculture, renewable resources, and other relevant communities to participate in priority education, research, and outreach activities by providing matching funding to leverage grant funds; and (d) through: (1) the purchase or other acquisition of equipment and other infrastructure (not including alteration, repair, renovation, or construction of buildings); (2) the professional growth and development of the faculty of the NLGCA Institution; and (3) the development of graduate assistantships.

Eligibility Details

Who Is Eligible to Apply: 
Other or Additional Information (See below)
More Information on Eligibility: 
See Part III, A. Eligibility of the RFA for eligibility requirements.

Important Dates

Posted Date: 
Friday, May 19, 2017
Closing Date: 
Friday, September 29, 2017

Additional Information

For More Information Contact: 
Edwin Lewis
Contact for Electronic Access Problems: 
electronic@nifa.usda.gov
Funding Opportunity Number: 
USDA-NIFA-NLGCA-006361
CFDA number: 
10.326
Abstracts of Funded Projects: 
Read the Abstracts
Previous fiscal year(s) RFA: 
Estimated Total Program Funding: 
$4,700,000
Percent of Applications Funded: 
0%
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: 
Matching is not required
Range of Awards: 
$30,000 - $750,000