National Farmworker Training Program

The summary for the National Farmworker Training 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 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 Environmental Protection Agency, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
National Farmworker Training Program: The Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) is solicitingapplications from eligible parties for an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)cooperative agreement to provide financial assistance to an eligibleorganization for a pesticide safety program, including training and education,aimed at reducing exposure to pesticides for agricultural workers, theirfamilies and the agricultural community. The grantee will conduct a nationalprogram to educate farmworkers about how to reduce risks from pesticides. Aspart of this program, the grantee will also train pesticide safety educatorswho will work with farmworker service organizations, growers and other membersof the agricultural community in key rural, agricultural areas with highpesticide use and large numbers of farmworkers to conduct interactive pesticidesafety programs for agricultural workers and their families. The grantee mayutilize existing EPA approved worker and children protection pesticide safetytraining and education materials, may develop new and/or improved materials andcollaborate with other EPA grantees to address pesticide safety issues forfarmworkers and farmworker children. All training materials should be targetedat the low literacy, predominately non-English speaking agricultural workerpopulation. EPA expects to provide an estimated $500,000 annually, depending onthe Agency's budget, for a total of up to $2,500,000 for five years (2020through 2025).
Federal Grant Title: National Farmworker Training Program
Federal Agency Name: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Grant Categories: Environment
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: EPA-HQ-OPP-2019-004
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 66.716
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: October 15th, 2019
Original Application Deadline: October 15th, 2019
Posted Date: August 9th, 2019
Creation Date: August 9th, 2019
Archive Date: November 14th, 2019
Total Program Funding: $2,500,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $2,500,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $0
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: August 9th, 2019
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification.)
Additional Information on Eligibility
See Section III of the announcement for eligibility information.
Link to Full Grant Announcement
National Farmworker Training
Grant Announcement Contact
Ana Rivera-Lupiañez, Phone: 703-308-6841
Ana Rivera-Lupiañez
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