Alabama CTA-EQIP Outreach Services

The summary for the Alabama CTA-EQIP Outreach Services 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 Natural Resources Conservation Service, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Alabama CTA-EQIP Outreach Services: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:

The Natural Resources Conservation Service in Alabama is requesting applications to provide Outreach services. The services will consist of preparing and hosting Outreach workshops and Technical Topic Workshops. The objectives of the CTA and EQIP programs are to provide technical assistance to private landowners and land users in conservation planning and contracting, design, layout, and installation of conservation practices. Performance includes all work needed to secure locations, prepare flyers and other advertisement documents, set up location seating and equipment needed to conduct meetings such as projectors, refreshments, sign-in sheets, evaluation forms and securing speakers/trainers for each session. Applications are being requested from eligible government or non-government organizations, tribes, or individuals for competitive consideration of cooperative agreement awards for a period from September 19, 2016 through September 30, 2017.

This notice identifies the objectives, eligibility criteria, and application instructions for agreement proposals. Proposals will be screened for completeness and compliance with provisions of this notice. Incomplete and/or noncompliant proposals will be eliminated from competition, and notification of elimination will be sent to the applicant.
Federal Grant Title: Alabama CTA-EQIP Outreach Services
Federal Agency Name: Natural Resources Conservation Service
Grant Categories: Agriculture Environment Natural Resources
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NRCS-AL-CTA-EQIP-16-01
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 321472, 321471
CFDA Descriptions: Soil and Water Conservation; Environmental Quality Incentives Program
Current Application Deadline: May 20, 2016
Original Application Deadline: May 20, 2016
Posted Date: Apr 20, 2016
Creation Date: Apr 20, 2016
Archive Date: Jun 19, 2016
Total Program Funding: $150,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $15,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $0
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Additional Information on Eligibility
See announcement for eligibility information.
Link to Full Grant Announcement
NRCS Alabama Homepage
Grant Announcement Contact
USDA, NRCS John Hughes, Asst. State Cons. - M&S 3381 Skyway Drive Auburn, Alabama 36830 Phone: 334-887-4568
Alabama CTA-EQIP Program Contact

Natural Resources Conservation Service 202.720.2604