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This navigation tool is organized based on the life of a project. For example, if you are working on a proposal and have questions about the submission process or budget preparation, please click on Proposals. Please also see the links below for quick access to frequently used forms and information.

 **New: The Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards will be effective 12/26/2014. Please review as there are important changes to the federal guidelines which you will need to be aware of if you work on federal grants or cooperative agreements.**


Welcome Message

Our goal at the Office of Contracts and Grants is to provide principal investigators assistance with proposal preparation and with resources and expertise so that they may better understand contract and grant administration and successfully administer sponsored awards. The UC ANR Office of Contracts and Grants (OCG) is the authorized organizational representative for all extramurally sponsored projects at UC Agriculture and Natural Resources. Click HERE to find the analyst assigned to your County/Program.


 Kathleen Nolan

Kathleen P. Nolan
Director, Contracts and Grants



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Contracts and Grants Updates

UPCOMING FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES - USDA (Specialty Crop Research Initiative; Organic Transitions; Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative)
Posted 3/10/2015 - 1) Specialty Crop Research Initiative Pre Application Due Date(s): 5:00 pm ET on March 30, 2015 Application Due Date(s): 5:00 p.m. ET on July 2, 2015, by invite only. Purpose Addresses the...

Posted 2/23/2015 - 1) Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI): Seven separate programs. Please see the funding opportunities for program details and specific due dates. Foundational Program...

Office Information

Contracts & Grants
ANR Office of Contracts & Grants
2801 Second Street
Davis, CA 95618
Phone: (530) 750-1303


Kathleen P Nolan
Title: Director
Phone: (530) 750-1306


Staff List

Title: Administrative Assistant III
Phone: (530) 750-1303


Wendy Ernst
Title: Contracts & Grants Officer
Phone: 530-750-1305


Kendra Rose
Title: Senior Contracts & Grants Analyst
Phone: 530-750-1276


Heidi von Geldern
Title: Senior Contracts & Grants Analyst
Phone: (530) 750-1304

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