Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Urban, Indoor, and Emerging Agriculture

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 Grants.gov prior to the funding opportunity close date because of issues related to these delays and are still awaiting a response to your pending SAM.gov 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 SAM.gov issue to be resolved prior to using the alternate submission process. Read more

The Urban, Indoor, and Emerging Agriculture (UIE) program supports research, education, and extension work by awarding grants to solve key problems of local, regional, and national importance that facilitate development of urban, indoor, and emerging agricultural systems. The program includes food value chain stages: production, harvesting, transportation, aggregation, packaging, distribution, and markets.

Dates may vary. Please see RFA for exact details.

More Information on Eligibility

Applications may only be submitted by entities such as State agricultural experiment stations; colleges and universities; university research foundations; other research institutions and organizations; Federal agencies; national laboratories; private organizations, foundations, or corporations; individuals; or any group consisting of two or more of the above entities.

Posted Date
For more Information Contact
Closing Date
Letter of intent due
Contact for Electronic Access Problems
Funding Opportunity Number
USDA-NIFA-OP-009221
Assistance Listing Number
10.333
Estimated Total Program Funding
$9,400,000
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement
No Match Required
Range of Awards
$50,000 - $1,000,000
Website Survey CTA Image Desktop

Your feedback is important to us.