Official Documents & Guidelines
NIFA Policy Guide Comment Resolution Matrix
NIFA prepared a matrix of comments submitted to the draft Federal Assistance Policy Guide with the explanation as to why the comment was not addressed
NIFA Federal Assistance Policy Guide 2018
This document provides information about the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) grant process and its associated authorities and NIFA’s responsibilities. The Office of Grants and Financial Management (OGFM) maintains this document. Changes in statutes, regulations, or policies effective before the next revision of the NIFA Policy Guide will be published separately.
FY 2016 Congressional Actions
Information related to NIFA's FY 2016 Budget. The FY 2016 House and Senate Appropriations Committee Actions is a brief memo that highlights specific portions of the 2017 bill that may be of specific interest to the Agency's partners. The FY 2016 Appropriations Table shows the distribution of funding in the 2016 Appropriations Bill.
FY 2015 Congressional Actions
Information related to NIFA's FY 2015 Budget. The FY 2015 Explanatory Statement and Appropriations is the Congressional text related to agency. The FY 2015 Appropriations Table the distribution of funding in the 2015 Appropriations Bill.
FY 2014 Congressional Actions
Information related to NIFA's FY 2014 Budget. The FY 2014 Explanatory Statement and Appropriations is the Congressional text related to agency. The FY 2014 Appropriations Table shows the distribution of funding in the 2014 Appropriations Bill.
Draft Update to NIFA Federal Assistance Policy Guide for Review
NIFA is requesting feedback on the updated draft of the NIFA Policy Guide. The DRAFT guide (will insert hyperlink) for stakeholder review is now available.
Fellowships and Scholarships
In addition to the reporting requirements specified in the NIFA agency-specific terms and conditions, the award terms included herein are applicable to fellowship and scholarship awards under (3) programs.
FAQs for FY18 U.S.-Ireland Research and Development Call in Agriculture
This document addresses some of the most frequently asked questions about the general application information for the FY18 U.S.-Ireland Research and Development Partnership Call in Agriculture.
Glossary for the AFRI Sustainable Agricultural Systems RFA
A glossary of terms related to the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative's Sustainable Agricultural Systems (SAS) Request for Applications (RFA).
SNAP-Ed Committees, Teams, and Workgroup Resources
These documents include SNAP-Ed committee, team, and workgroup members.