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Hispanic-Serving Institutions Education Grants Program

General Services Administration Alert

The General Services Administration (GSA)/System for Award Management (SAM) is experiencing delays processing certain private entity registration information for new registrants, updates to existing entity registrations and annual renewals. If you are not able to upload your application in prior to the funding opportunity close date because of issues related to these delays and are still awaiting a response to your pending help desk ticket, then USDA/NIFA will accept your application through the following process. Please note, this process is only valid for the issues noted above and is a one-time occurrence. Additionally, please allow sufficient time for your issue to be resolved prior to using the alternate submission process. Read more

This competitive grants program is intended to promote and strengthen the ability of Hispanic-Serving Institutions to carry out higher education programs in the food and agricultural sciences. Programs aim to attract outstanding students and produce graduates capable of enhancing the Nation's food and agricultural scientific and professional work force.

*Closing Date of October 25, 2022 is for Applicants to the Workforce Development in Meat and Poultry Processing Centers of Excellence.

Dates may vary. Please see RFA for exact details.

Hispanic-Serving Institutions
Posted Date
For more Information Contact
Closing Date
Contact for Electronic Access Problems
Other Due Date
Regular Grant Due Date
5:00 P.M. EST
Collaboration Grant Due Date
5:00 P.M. EST
Conference Grant Due Date
5:00 P.M. EST
Workforce Development in Meat and Poultry Processing Centers of Excellence
5:00 P.M. EST
Funding Opportunity Number
Assistance Listing Number
Previous Fiscal Year RFA
Attachment Size
FY-2021-HSI-RFA-508.pdf (858.23 KB) 858.23 KB
Estimated Total Program Funding
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement
No Matching Requirement
Range of Awards
$25,000 - $1,000,000
Percent of Applications Funded
Relevant Documents
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