- Author: Kathleen P Nolan
1) USDA Food Safety Outreach Program
Due Date: June 2, 2016
Awardees will develop and implement food safety training, education, extension, outreach and technical assistance projects that address the needs of owners and operators of small to midsized farms, beginning farmers, socially-disadvantaged farmers, small processors, or small fresh fruit and vegetable merchant wholesalers.
2) Western SARE - Research and Education Grants
Pre-Proposal Due Date: June 1, 2016
The Western SARE Administrative Council selects outstanding pre-proposals for funding that conduct novel research and extension/outreach projects to obtain data, develop conclusions, demonstrate technologies, and lead educational programs that promote the Western SARE goals.
Please see their website for more information on their other funding announcements: Professional Development Program (due 11/2/16), Farmer/Rancher Research & Education (Due 12/7/16), Professional and Producer (Due 12/7/16), and Graduate Student (Due 5/11/16).
3) Special Research Grants Program - Aquaculture Research
Due Date: May 17, 2016
The purpose of the Aquaculture Research program is to support the development of an environmentally and economically sustainable aquaculture industry in the U.S. and generate new science-based information and innovation to address industry constraints.
4) Robert Wood Johnson Foundation – Global Ideas for US Solutions
Due Date: 05/31/2016
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is looking globally for ideas to help us build a Culture of Health in the United States, where everyone has the opportunity to live healthier lives, no matter who they are, where they live, or how much money they make. Priority is to approaches that have demonstrated impact but have not been widely tested or implemented in the United States.
This announcement is intended to highlight only a few of the exciting new funding opportunities that are coming up. Please visit our Funding Opportunities Calendar for more upcoming funding opportunities. New opportunities will be posted to this calendar frequently. Please remember this calendar is not exhaustive and we encourage you to seek out other opportunities as applicable to your program/research.
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Kathleen Nolan, Director, ANR Office of Contracts & Grants (OCG)