1994 Tribal College Extension Special Emphasis (TCEP-SE)

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
USDA, NIFA
Description: 

Deadline Passed 02/01/2019. Deadline Unknown for 2020. The purpose of the TCEP is to enable 1994 institutions to deliver science-based, culturally relevant extension education programs designed to address public needs and improve quality of life. The TCEP is intended to be a component of the applicant 1994 institution's land-grant roadmap or strategic planning process. To the extent practicable, priorities should reflect NIFA's national critical needs areas: 1) Development of sustainable energy; 2) Increased global food security; 3) Adaptation of agriculture and natural resources to global climate change; 4) Reduction of childhood and adolescent obesity; and 5) Improved food safety.

Category: 
tribal college extension program, sustainable energy, global food security, adaptation, agriculture, natural resources, climate change, food safety
Funding Amount: 
$40,000-$200,000
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Applications may only be submitted by colleges and universities designated as 1994 Land-Grants by legislation.
Contact Information: 
NIFA Help Desk Phone: 202-401-5048 Business hours are M-F, 7:00 am -5:00 pm ET, excluding Federal holidays