Strategic Agricultural Initiative/Food Quality Protection Act Grant Program: FY 2006 Request for Proposals
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Federal Grant Title:
STRATEGIC AGRICULTURAL INITIATIVE/FOOD QUALITY PROTECTION ACT GRANT PROGRAM: FY 2006 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
Surveys, Studies, Investigations, Training Demonstrations and Educational Outreach
Funding Opportunity Number:
Dec 13, 2005
Dec 13, 2005
Original Application Deadline:
Mar 03, 2006 Proposals must be postmarked (if submitted via hard copy) or received by Grants.gov on or before March 3, 2006. All proposals postmarked or received by Grants.gov after this due date will not be considered for funding.
Current Application Deadline:
Information not provided
Apr 02, 2006
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Cost Sharing or Matching:
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification) State governments Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) Public and State controlled institutions of higher education Individuals
Additional Information on Eligibility
All projects must occur within one or more of the states of EPA Region 9 (Hawaii, Nevada, Arizona, California), Tribal Nations, or the Pacific Trust Islands including the U.S. flag areas of American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and Guam; and the freely associated states of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of Palau. Commodity organizations and growers groups are eligible to apply for funding.
EPA Region 9 is soliciting proposals to help implement the Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA) and to support efforts by the agricultural community to transition away from high-risk pesticides to lower risk pesticides and sustainable practices in food production. The program supports grants for education, extension and demonstration projects for FQPA transition and reduced risk practices for pest management in agriculture.
Link to Full Grant Announcement
Strategic Agricultural Initiative/Food Quality Protection Act Grant Program: FY 2006 Request for Proposals http://www.epa.gov/region09/funding/fqpa06-correction.pdf