AgrAbility - Assistive Technology Program for Farmers with Disabilities

Program:
Farm Safety | AgrAbility

The AgrAbility program increases the likelihood that farmers, ranchers, farm workers and farm family members with disabilities will experience success in agricultural production. The program supports projects between State Cooperative Extension System and private, non-profit disability organizations who work in partnership to provide agricultural education and assistance directed at accommodating disability in farm operations for individuals with disabilities, and their families, who engage in farming and farm-related occupations.

Eligibility Details

Who Is Eligible to Apply:
1862 Land-Grant Institutions, 1890 Land-Grant Institutions, Other or Additional Information (See below)
More Information on Eligibility:
Applications may be submitted only by Cooperative Extension at 1862 Land-Grant Colleges and Universities including University of the District of Columbia, and 1890 Land-Grant Colleges and Universities, including the Central State University, Tuskegee University and West Virginia State University.

Important Dates

Posted Date:
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Closing Date:
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Additional Information

For More Information Contact:
Aida Balsano
Contact for Electronic Access Problems:
electronic@nifa.usda.gov
Funding Opportunity Number:
USDA-NIFA-SLBCD-006186
CFDA number:
10.500
Abstracts of Funded Projects:
Read the Abstracts
Previous fiscal year(s) RFA:
Estimated Total Program Funding:
$4,000,000
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
Matching is not required
Range of Awards:
$150,000 - $180,000