Tribal Colleges Research Grants Program (TCRGP)

Program: 
NIFA Tribal Programs | Tribal College Research Grant Program | Aquaculture

This program was designed to assist 1994 Land-Grant Institutions (Tribal Colleges) in building institutional research capacity through applied projects that address student educational needs and meet community, reservation or regional challenges.  Awards are to be made on the basis of a competitive review process. Collaboration with 1862 or 1890 Land Grant Institutions, the USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS), a Non-Land-Grant College of Agriculture (NLGCA), or at least one forestry school funded under the McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry Research Program  is a requirement. Eligible institutions may propose projects in any discipline of the food, agricultural or natural resource sciences.
 

Eligibility Details

Who Is Eligible to Apply: 
1994 Land-Grant Institutions, Other or Additional Information (See below)
More Information on Eligibility: 
Please see the RFA for additional details.

Important Dates

Posted Date: 
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Additional Information

For More Information Contact: 
Tim Grosser
Contact for Electronic Access Problems: 
electronic@nifa.usda.gov
Funding Opportunity Number: 
USDA-NIFA-TCRGP-006224
CFDA number: 
10.227
Abstracts of Funded Projects: 
Read the Abstracts
Previous fiscal year(s) RFA: 
Estimated Total Program Funding: 
$1,700,000
Percent of Applications Funded: 
80%
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: 
Matching is not required
Range of Awards: 
$65,000 - $220,000