The summary for the Usda-ams-tm-scmp-g-17-0005 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 Agricultural Marketing Service, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Usda-ams-tm-scmp-g-17-0005: The Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) announces the availability of approximately $7 million in competitive grant funds to solely enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops through collaborative, multi-state projects that address the following regional or national level specialty crop issues: food safety; plant pests and disease; research; crop-specific common issues; and marketing and promotion. Specialty crops are defined as fruits and vegetables, dried fruit, tree nuts, horticulture and nursery crops, including floriculture. States are encouraged to submit projects that bring together multi-state teams of partners to research and develop solutions to practical problems that cross state boundaries and address the needs of specialty crop growers. Applications are due October 24, 2017.
Federal Grant Title: Usda-ams-tm-scmp-g-17-0005
Federal Agency Name: Agricultural Marketing Service (USDA-AMS)
Grant Categories: Agriculture
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-AMS-TM-SCMP-G-17-0005
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 10.170
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: October 24th, 2017
Original Application Deadline: October 24th, 2017
Posted Date: June 26th, 2017
Creation Date: June 26th, 2017
Archive Date: November 23rd, 2017
Total Program Funding: $7,000,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $1,000,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $250,000
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: June 26th, 2017
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Link to Full Grant Announcement
SCMP website
Grant Announcement Contact
Martin Rosier
Grants Manager
Phone 2022608449
SCMP Office
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