Veterinary Services Grant Program (VSGP)

Program:
Veterinary Services Grant Program | The Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program

The purpose of the Veterinary Services Grant Program (VSGP) is to develop, implement and sustain veterinary services and relieve veterinarian shortage situations in the United States and U.S. Insular Areas.  
 

Eligibility Details

Who Is Eligible to Apply:
1862 Land-Grant Institutions, 1890 Land-Grant Institutions, 1994 Land-Grant Institutions, For-profit Organizations Other Than Small Businesses, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, Individuals, Nonprofits with 501(c)(3) IRS status, other than Institutions of Higher Ed, Nonprofits without 501(c)(3) IRS status, other than Institutions of Higher Ed, Other or Additional Information (See below), Private Institutions of Higher Ed, Small Business, State Agricultural Experiment Stations, State Controlled Institutions of Higher Ed
More on Eligibility:
A State, national, allied, or regional veterinary organization or specialty board recognized by the American Veterinary Medical Association(AVMA); a college or school of veterinary medicine accredited by the AVMA; a university research foundation or veterinary medical foundation; a department of veterinary science or department of comparative medicine accredited by the DoE; a State agricultural experiment station; or State, local, or tribal government agency; a for-profit or nonprofit entity located in the United States that, or individual who, operates a veterinary clinic providing veterinary services, (i) in a rural area, AND (ii) in a veterinarian shortage situation designated under the VMLRP.

Important Dates

Posted Date:
Monday, April 3, 2017
Closing Date:
Friday, May 19, 2017

Additional Information

For More Information Contact:
Robert Smith
Contact for Electronic Access Problems:
electronic@nifa.usda.gov
Funding Opportunity Number:
USDA-NIFA-VSGP-006344
CFDA number:
10.336
Previous fiscal year(s) RFA:
Estimated Total Program Funding:
$2,400,000
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
Matching is not required