Frequently Asked Questions for the NSF/USDA-NIFA Joint Solicitation Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems

Frequently Asked Questions for the NSF/USDA-NIFA Joint Solicitation: Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy, and Water Systems

Agricultural Genome to Phenome Initiative (AG2PI) Frequently Asked Questions

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture’s Agricultural Genome to Phenome Initiative (AG2PI) focuses on collaborative science engagement that intends to develop a community of researchers across both crops and animals that will lay the foundation for expanding knowledge concerning genomes and phenomes of importance to the agriculture sector of the United States.

Equipment Grants Program (EGP) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The Equipment Grant Program (EGP) serves to increase access to shared-use special purpose equipment/instruments for fundamental and applied research for use in the food and agricultural sciences programs at institutions of higher education, including State Cooperative Extension Systems.

National Awards for Excellence

This program recognizes outstanding college faculty in agriculture, natural resources, veterinary and human sciences.

FY 2019 Congressional Actions

Information related to NIFA's FY 2019 Budget.

Animal Health Stakeholder Webinar Series Resources

Archived resources for the Animal Health Stakeholder Webinar Series, including a general agenda, priority topics, and top diseases commonly identified through the 2015 ARS Survey

How to Conduct a Cognitive Interview - A Nutrition Education Example

Cognitive interviewing is a technique used to provide insight into learners’ perceptions in which individuals are invited to verbalize thoughts and feelings as they examine information. Use of cognitive interview techniques may improve the development of materials. The example presented in this manual is based on nutrition materials and processes using the Transtheoretical Model of Behavior Change to increase fruit and vegetable intakes of young adults aged 18 to 24 years. Lack of published cognitive interview guidelines for nutrition education projects prompted development of this manual.

SPECA Stakeholder Feedback

Secondary Education, Two-Year Postsecondary Education, and Ag in the K-12 Classroom Challenge Grants Program (SPECA) Stakeholder Feedback.

RIIA and DEG Stakeholder Feedback

Resident Instruction Grant Program for Higher Education in the Insular Areas (RIIA) & Distance Education Grants Program for Higher Education in the Insular Areas (DEG)

National Needs Fellowships Stakeholder Feedback

Project director meetings were held August 2015 in Washington, DC, and also during the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) conference in Indiana during July 2017.