Official Documents & Guidelines

NIFA-18-010 NIFA Federal Assistance Programs List

This document lists all of the federal assistance types and programs for NIFA.

NIFA-15-017 Responses to Questions Re: Administration and Allowable Expenditures, 1890 Capacity and Facilities Funds

NIFA staff had the pleasure of meeting with representatives of the 1890 Land-Grant Institutions on January 27, 2015 at the Association of Extension Administrators (AEA) Winter Meeting. We are providing the following responses to questions that were raised as part of this meeting in an effort to clarify the administration and allowable expenditures of NIFA Capacity and 1890 Facilities funds.

NIFA-15-016 Late Application Consideration

General questions about NIFA’s policy regarding late applications.

NIFA-19-009 Indirect Cost Chart

Indirect costs (otherwise known as facilities and administration costs) may be limited by legislation under NIFA awards. The following chart is to assist in the understanding of the applicable indirect cost rate under NIFA programs.

NIFA-19-016 USDA Information Quality

NIFA is committed to ensuring all information we provide aligns with the Information Quality guidelines as described by USDA.

NIFA-19-008 Official List of Hispanic-Serving Agricultural Colleges and Universities (HSACU)

The institutions listed here are granted HSACU certification by the Secretary and are eligible for HSACU programs for the period starting October 1, 2018, and ending September 30, 2019.

NIFA-17-005 Federal Regulations for Intellectual Property

Regulations governing Intellectual Property from the Code of Federal Regulations.

NIFA-12-001 America Saves - Cooperative Extension: A Program Guide

The America Saves – Cooperative Extension program was designed by a working group of educators from both the Cooperative Extension system and the Consumer Federation of America. Recognizing the diversity in resources among Extension programs, three levels of programming options have been identified. This program guide was created to help you understand your programming options and to provide you with the information you need to offer an America Saves – Cooperative Extension program in your area.

NIFA-15-012 National Institute of Food and Agriculture Guiding Principles

National Institute of Food and Agriculture Guiding Principles

NIFA-15-011 Administrative Guidance for Multistate Extension and Integrated Activities

Administrative Guidance for Multistate Extension and Integrated Activities