Budget Staff

NIFA awards federal funds to universities and institutions for agricultural research, education, and extension activities. NIFA’s budget staff connects the federal budget process to the agency. This staff plays a critical role in ensuring the agency is compliant with its budget and allocating funds to grant programs.

GOALS

  • Formulate the agency’s segment of the President’s Budget Proposal
  • Monitor Congressional action on the budget
  • Allocate funds to support programs