Official Documents & Guidelines

NIFA-19-012 NIFA Research-Agency Specific, October 2019

Updated research terms and conditions for FY 2020, effective 10/1/2019.

NIFA-19-013 Capacity Award Terms and Conditions October 2019

Updated Capacity programs terms and conditions for FY 2020, effective October 1, 2019.

NIFA-19-014 1890 Facilities Program Terms and Conditions, October 2019

Updated 1890 Facilities Grants Terms and Conditions for FY 2020, effective October 1, 2019.

NIFA-19-015 Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR) 2019 Terms and Conditions

Updated Small Business Innovation Research Terms and Conditions for FY 2020, effective October 1, 2019.

NIFA-15-013 Non-Profit Indirect Cost Training Two Rate Method

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture conducted a training on non-profit indirect costs, for the two rate method. The training covered similarities to the one rate method, the differences from the one rate method, what the fringe benefits are, and how to calculate the a fringe benefit rate.

NIFA-14-002 Indirect Cost Rate Proposal Cover Page

Cover letter for indirect cost rate proposals for for-profit and non-profit organizations.

NIFA-15-014 Commercial, For-Profit Indirect Cost Training Two Rate Method

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture conducted a training on commercial, for-profit indirect costs, for the two rate method. The training covered similarities to the one rate method, the differences from the one rate method, what the fringe benefits are, and how to calculate the a fringe benefit rate.

NIFA-19-007 Matching requirement FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers related to 2018 Farm Bill Matching requirements

NIFA-19-005 NLGCA Eligibility Flow Chart

Flow Chart for Non-Land-Grant Colleges of Agriculture (NLGCA) Eligibility

NIFA-19-006 AFRI Program Area Funding Levels and Award Durations

This table of the Fiscal Year 2019 grant categories, program areas, funding levels and award duration is presented to help eligible national and state commodity boards understand the variety of opportunities in the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) program and determine what topics and types of grants they may want to propose for jointly funding with NIFA.