The summary for the USDA-NRCS-CIG-15-01 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.
USDA-NRCS-CIG-15-01: The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), an agency under the
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), is announcing availability of Conservation
Innovation Grants (CIG) to stimulate the development and adoption of innovative conservation
approaches and technologies. Proposals will be accepted from all 50 States, the District of
Columbia, the Caribbean Area (Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands), and the Pacific Islands
Area (Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands).
NRCS anticipates that the amount available for support of this program in FY 2015 will be up to
$20 million. Proposals are requested from eligible governmental or non-governmental
organizations or individuals for competitive consideration of grant awards for projects between 1 and 3 years in duration.
Federal Grant Title: USDA-NRCS-CIG-15-01
Federal Agency Name: Natural Resources Conservation Service
Grant Categories: Agriculture Environment Natural Resources
Type of Opportunity: Mandatory
Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NRCS-CIG-15-01
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: Information not provided
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: Feb 24, 2015 The closing date of February 24, 201
Original Application Deadline: Feb 24, 2015 The closing date of February 24, 201
Posted Date: Jan 26, 2015
Creation Date: Jan 26, 2015
Archive Date: Mar 26, 2015
Total Program Funding: $20,000,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $1,000,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $5,000
Expected Number of Awards: 50
Cost Sharing or Matching: Yes
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
City or township governments
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Small businesses
County governments
Private institutions of higher education
State governments
For profit organizations other than small businesses
Special district governments
Grant Announcement Contact
Frankie Comfort Grants & Agreements Specialist Phone 202-720-0242

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