Tribal Colleges Research Grants Program

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
USDA
Description: 

Deadline passed as of March 21, 2017. Deadline for 2018 unknown. This program was designed to assist 1994 Land-Grant Institutions (Tribal Colleges) in building institutional research capacity through applied projects that address student educational needs and solve community, reservation or regional problems.

Category: 
Research, Education, Land, Natural Resources, curriculum, higher education, scholarship
Funding Amount: 
Individual awards of up to $200,000
Matching Funds: 
NA
Eligibility: 
Applications may be submitted by any Tribal College or University designated as a 1994 Institution under the Educational Land-Grant Status Act of 1994, as amended. Collaboration with 1862 or 1890 Land Grant Institutions is a requirement. Eligible institutions may propose projects in any discipline of the food and agricultural sciences.
Contact Information: 
Tim Grosser National Program Leader—Tribal Programs National Institute of Food & Agriculture –USDA Washington, D.C. 20024 202-690-0402 tgrosser@nifa.usda.gov