Hispanic-Serving Institutions Education Grants Program (HSI)

Program: 
Hispanic-Serving Institutions Education Grants Program

This competitive grants program is intended to promote and strengthen the ability of Hispanic-Serving Institutions to carry out higher education programs in the food and agricultural sciences. Programs aim to attract outstanding students and produce graduates capable of enhancing the Nation's food and agricultural scientific and professional work force.

Eligibility Details

Who Is Eligible to Apply: 
Hispanic-Serving Institutions

Important Dates

Posted Date: 
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Other Due Date: 
Regular Grants Deadline: Monday, March 20, 2017 | Bridge Grants Deadline: Monday, March 20, 2017 | Collaboration Grants Deadline: Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | Conference Grants Deadline:: Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Additional Information

For More Information Contact: 
Irma Lawrence
Contact for Electronic Access Problems: 
electronic@nifa.usda.gov
Funding Opportunity Number: 
USDA-NIFA-HSI-006206
CFDA number: 
10.223
Abstracts of Funded Projects: 
Read the Abstracts
Previous fiscal year(s) RFA: 
application/pdf FY16 HSI RFA.pdf (344.53 KB)
Estimated Total Program Funding: 
$8,800,000
Percent of Applications Funded: 
9%
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: 
100 percent (%) match required