#FundingFriday: New Grant Opportunities from the U.S. Departments of Agriculture, Interior, and Health and Human Services

Crop protection, historical preservation, and primary healthcare are among the topics featured in this week’s #FundingFriday post. All of the grants highlighted below have application windows that close in May.

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Close Date: May 8, 2018

Agency: Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture

Opportunity: Crop Protection and Pest Management Competitive Grants Program

Purpose: The purpose of the Crop Protection and Pest Management program is to address high priority issues related to pests and their management using IPM approaches at the state, regional and national levels. The CPPM program supports projects that will ensure food security and respond effectively to other major societal pest management challenges with comprehensive IPM approaches that are economically viable, ecologically prudent, and safe for human health.

 

Close Date: May 1, 2018

Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service

Opportunity: Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Grant Program

Purpose: The Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Preservation grant program exists to repair historic structures on campuses of Historically Black Colleges and Universities that are listed in the National Register of Historic Places either individually or as contributing to a National Register historic district.

 

Close Date: May 7, 2018

Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration

Opportunity: State Loan Repayment Program (SLRP)

Purpose: The purpose of this program is to make grants to the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Territories to assist them in operating their own state educational loan repayment programs for primary care providers working in HPSAs within their state. SLRP supports loan repayment awards to health care providers in exchange for service in underserved communities.

 

Close Date: May 1, 2018

Agency: Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture

Opportunity: FY ’18 1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants (CBG) Program RFA

Purpose: The 1890 CBG is intended to strengthen teaching, research and extension programs in the food and agricultural sciences by building the institutional capacities of the 1890 Land-Grant Institutions, including Tuskegee University, West Virginia State University, and Central State University (per Section 7129 of Pub. L. 113-79).

8 thoughts on “#FundingFriday: New Grant Opportunities from the U.S. Departments of Agriculture, Interior, and Health and Human Services

    1. Hi Richard, some grant opportunities are indeed open to international applicants. It’s important to read the eligibility requirements carefully, as these requirements differ for each grant.

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  1. Do we know when the MACRA grant application is intended to be released, assuming that CMS will still give recipients 60 days to respond?

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  2. I would like to purchase a home with 5 or more acres to start a tree farm christmas trees,white maples which have almost disappeared,poplar trees for land wind breaks etc.

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  3. Good day
    I have been trying to apply true online. But nothing happens. Help me to get applying for funding

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