Tribal Colleges Education Equity Program (TCEG)

Program:
Aquaculture | NIFA Tribal Programs | Tribal Equity Grants Program

The purpose of the TCEG Program is to provide funding to enhance educational opportunities for Native Americans in the food and agricultural sciences. The TCEG program is intended to strengthen institutional capacity to deliver relevant formal education opportunities. The TCEG is intended to be a component of the applicant 1994 institution's land-grant roadmap or strategic planning process. To the extent practicable, priorities should reflect NIFA's following national critical needs areas: 1. Development of sustainable energy; 2. Increased global food security; 3. Adaptation/mitigation of agriculture and natural resources to global climate change; 4. Reduction of childhood and adolescent obesity; and 5. Improved food safety.

Eligibility Details

Who Is Eligible to Apply:
1994 Land-Grant Institutions

Important Dates

Posted Date:
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Closing Date:
Friday, May 18, 2018

Additional Information

For More Information Contact:
Siva Sureshwaran
Contact for Electronic Access Problems:
electronic@nifa.usda.gov
Funding Opportunity Number:
USDA-NIFA-TCEG-006541
CFDA number:
10.221
Abstracts of Funded Projects:
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Relevant Documents:
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Previous fiscal year(s) RFA:
Estimated Total Program Funding:
$3,400,000
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
Matching is not required