Agriculture and Food Research Initiative - Foundational and Applied Science Program

Type: 
Funding
Grant Deadline: 
09/30/2019
Organization: 
USDA, NIFA
Description: 

The AFRI Foundational and Applied Science Program supports grants in the six AFRI priority areas to advance knowledge in both fundamental and applied sciences important to agriculture. The six priority areas are: Plant Health and Production and Plant Products; Animal Health and Production and Animal Products; Food Safety, Nutrition, and Health; Bioenergy, Natural Resources, and Environment; Agriculture Systems and Technology; and Agriculture Economics and Rural Communities.  Research-only, extension-only, and integrated research, education and/or extension projects are solicited in this Request for Applications (RFA). See Foundational and Applied Science RFA for specific details.

Category: 
social justice, community health, environmentalism, veterinary, food justice, energy, agriculture, technology, food science, agricultural science, rural
Funding Amount: 
up to $1,000,000
Matching Funds: 
Yes
Eligibility: 
Native American Tribal Organizations Nonprofits with 501(c)(3) IRS status
Contact Information: 
NIFA Help Desk Phone: 202-401-5048 Business hours are M-F, 7:00 am -5:00 pm ET