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VMLRP Contract (NIFA-05-10) SAMPLE

The VMLRP Contract is a legal agreement that binds the selected applicant and the Secretary of USDA and/or NIFA Director to the terms and conditions for participation in the VMLRP, including obligations of both parties. The contract must be signed by the applicant and the Secretary before the agreement can become effective.

You will receive an official copy of the contract to sign and return if you are selected for an award.  Please read the sample contract thoroughly so that you fully understand the terms and conditions.  If you have questions regarding the contract, email us at

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