FSIS FERN Cooperative Agreement

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FSIS FERN Cooperative Agreement: The Food Emergency Response Network (FERN) currently comprises federal, state, and local government regulatory laboratories with varying capacities to perform threat agent testing. The FERN division in USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is seeking to award a cooperative agreement for providing and maintaining a secure communication and collaboration portal which will provide the FERN with capability, capacity and readiness data for the network member laboratories. In addition, this portal will provide for: (1) training event registration and historical tracking of attendees; (2) Just in time training with video and webinar capability to multi-agency participants; (3) proficiency test event registration and historical tracking of participants; (4) public webpage maintenance and enhancement and each (1-4) data set will be organized and output/reported in the format and manner specified by FERN.
Federal Grant Title: FSIS FERN Cooperative Agreement
Federal Agency Name: Food Safety Inspection Service
Grant Categories: Agriculture Food and Nutrition
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-FSIS-05032010
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 10.479
CFDA Descriptions: Food Safety Cooperative Agreements
Current Application Deadline: May 21, 2010
Original Application Deadline: May 21, 2010
Posted Date: May 03, 2010
Creation Date: May 03, 2010
Archive Date: Jun 20, 2010
Total Program Funding:
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $400,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award:
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Grant Announcement Contact
Michael Myers Staff Officer Phone 706-546-3664

contact email [michael.myers1@fsis.usda.gov]
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