Tribal Colleges Extension Program


Deadline passed. Most recent deadline: June 14, 2022. The purpose of the Tribal Colleges Extension Program (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. Learn more and apply here. Download the RFA here.

Category Taxonomy
Funding Amount
$60,000 - $200,000
Matching Funds
No match required
Applications may only be submitted by colleges and universities designated as 1994 Land-Grant Institutions
Contact Information
Ara Staab, Program Specialist,; Prali Chitnis, Program Specialist,