Official Documents & Guidelines

NIFA-19-003 EFNEP National Guidelines for Social Media

The EFNEP National Guidelines for Social Media were updated in 2014. The guidelines were developed by the EFNEP Southern Region Social Media Committee and reviewed by the National EFNEP Office at the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) branch of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

NIFA-18-017 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 for stakeholder review is now available.

NIFA-18-012 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.

NIFA-18-008 Top 10 Takeaways for ASAP Enrollment for New NIFA Grant Recipients

Top 10 Takeaways for New NIFA Grant Recipients on ASAP Enrollment

NIFA-18-009 ASAP Enrollment for New NIFA Grant Recipients Already Enrolled in ASAP

Instructions for ASAP Enrollment for New NIFA Grant Recipients Already Enrolled in ASAP

NIFA-18-007 ASAP Enrollment for New NIFA Grant Recipients New to ASAP

Instructions for ASAP Enrollment for New NIFA Grants New to ASAP

NIFA-18-006 Reimbursable Agreements with Other Federal Agencies and USDA

A memo, released 12 March 2018, from the Office of Grants and Financial Management to all Federal agencies regarding reimbursable agreements and associated deadlines.

NIFA-18-005 Grantee Enrollment for Recipients New to the Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP)

This diagram illustrates the steps for grantee enrollment in Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP).

NIFA-18-004 How Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP) Works

This diagram illustrates how the Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP) application works from initial enrollment through funds being deposited into grantee's bank account.

NIFA-18-002 Monthly Temporary Suspension of Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP) Accounts for Non-Federal Grantees

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture (NIFA-USDA), temporarily suspends, on a monthly basis, all open ASAP accounts for the last four business days of the month.