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Higher Education Multicultural Scholars Program (MSP)

The purpose of this competitive undergraduate scholarship grant program is to increase the multicultural diversity of the food and agricultural scientific and professional workforce, and advance the educational achievement of all Americans by providing competitive grants to colleges and universities.

Dates may vary. Please see RFA for exact details.

Eligibility
1862 Land-Grant Institutions
1890 Land-Grant Institutions
1994 Land-Grant Institutions
Hispanic-Serving Institutions
Other or Additional Information (See below)
State Controlled Institutions of Higher Ed
More Information on Eligibility
Land-Grant Institutions, Colleges and universities having significant minority enrollments, other colleges and universities, and Institutes or research foundations maintained by an eligible college or university. Institutions that have not previously applied are especially encouraged to do so. Applicants must be institutions that confer a bachelor’s or D.V.M. degree in at least one of the disciplines in the FANH sciences. Awards are made to eligible colleges and universities. Individuals are not eligible to apply for these grants.
Posted Date
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Closing Date
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Funding Opportunity Number
USDA-NIFA-HEMS-008861
CFDA Number
10.220
Previous Fiscal Year RFA
Attachment Size
FY21-MSP-RFA-508.pdf (298.54 KB) 298.54 KB
Estimated Total Program Funding
$1,250,000
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement
No Match Required
Range of Awards
$20,000 - $250,000
Percent of Applications Funded
15%
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