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NIFA supports research, educational, and extension efforts in a wide range of scientific fields related to agricultural and behavioral sciences.
The lifecycle of grants and cooperative agreements consists of four phases: Pre-Award, Award, Post-Award, and Close Out.
The National Institute of Food and Agriculture is committed to serving its stakeholders, Congress, and the public by using new technologies to advance greater openness.
The Data Gateway enables users to find funding data, metrics, and information about research, education, and extension projects that have received grant awards from NIFA.
This website houses a large volume of supporting materials. In this section, you can search the wide range of documents, videos, and other resources.
Are you a faculty member new to teaching, research and/or education? Have you applied for a federal grant before and not been successful? Check out the materials from our five-day May 2023 workshop designed to help you learn about different funding opportunities and how to apply.
The National Institute of Food and Agriculture provides leadership and funding for programs that advance agriculture-related sciences.
Below is a list of our competitive RFAs. Use the grant search page to learn more about available grant opportunities.