1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants (CBG) Program

The summary for the 1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants (CBG) Program grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants (CBG) Program: The 1890 CBG is intended to strengthen teaching, research and extension programs in the food and agricultural sciences by building the institutional capacities of the 1890 Land-Grant Institutions,including Tuskegee University, West Virginia State University, and Central State University (per Section 7129 of Pub. L. 113-79). The CBG program supports projects that strengthen teaching programs in the food and agricultural sciences in the need areas of curriculum design and materials development, faculty development, and others. CBG supports projects that strengthen research and extension programs in need areas of studies and experimentation, extension program development support systems, and others. The CBG also support integrated project grants. The intent of this initiative is to increase and strengthen food and agriculture sciences at the 1890s through integration of education, research and extension. Applications submitted to CBG must address at least one of the following NIFA strategic goals: sustainable bioenergy; food security; childhood obesity prevention; or food safety. See RFA for details.
Federal Grant Title: 1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants (CBG) Program
Federal Agency Name: National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA)
Grant Categories: Agriculture
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-CBGP-006696
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 10.216
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: April 18th, 2019
Original Application Deadline: April 18th, 2019
Posted Date: February 14th, 2019
Creation Date: February 14th, 2019
Archive Date: May 18th, 2019
Total Program Funding: $18,000,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $600,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $100,000
Expected Number of Awards: 55
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: February 14th, 2019
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification.)
Additional Information on Eligibility
Applications may only be submitted by eligible 1890 Land-Grant Institutions, including Tuskegee University, West Virginia State University, and Central State University (per Section 7129 of Pub. L. 113-79). The eligible institutions are: Alabama A&M University Prairie View A&M University Alcorn State University South Carolina State University Central State University Southern University and A&M College Delaware State University Tennessee State University Florida A&M University Tuskegee University Fort Valley State University University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff Kentucky State University University of Maryland-Eastern Shore Langston University Virginia State University Lincoln University (MO) West Virginia State University North Carolina A&T State University Faculty and students receiving support for developmental activities or educational costs must be an eligible participant (citizen or national of the United States as defined in Part VIII, E. – Definitions). Students must be enrolled at institutions that are eligible to receive CBG awards (see above paragraphs). United States citizenship is not required of faculty that wishes to serve as a PD, co-PD, or key personnel on a Standard or Collaborative project. United States citizenship is required for faculty who serve as PDs on Professional Development projects.
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FY 2019 Capacity Building Grants (CBG) RFA
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