Request for Application (RFA) Schedule

The schedule show anticipated publication dates for upcoming FY2019 (This list is not all inclusive).

NIFA does not guarantee that the RFAs will publish by these dates. This schedule is for informational purposes only and will be updated on a biweekly basis.

RFAs and Anticipated Month of Publication
RFA Title Anticipated Month of Publication
AFRI Sustainable Agricultural Systems March 2019
Alaska and Hawaiian Native-Serving Institutions March 2019
Aquaculture Research March 2019
AgrAbility March 2019
AFRI Education and Workforce Development March 2019
AFRI Foundation and Applied Science March 2019
Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) April 2019
Capacity Building Grants for Non-Land Grant Colleges
of Agriculture (NLGCA)
March 2019
Children, Youth, and Families at Risk Sustainable Community
March 2019
Distance Education Grants for Insular Areas Program March 2019
Food Safety Outreach Competitive Grants March 2019
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) Education Grants March 2019
Higher Education Challenge Grants (HEC) March 2019
Higher Education Multicultural Scholars Program (MSP) March 2019
Methyl Bromide Transition (MBT) March 2019
New Technologies for Ag Extension April 2019
Organic Agriculture Research & Extension Initiative (OREI) March 2019
Organic Transitions March 2019
Potato Research March 2019
Rural Health and Safety Program April 2019
Renewable Resources Extension Act - National Focus Fund
April 2019
Smith-Lever Special Needs Competitive Grants March 2019
Specialty Crop Research Initiative (SCRI) March 2019
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
(Women and Minorities in STEM - WAMS)
March 2019
Supplemental and Alternative Crops – Canola April 2019
Tribal College Research Grant Program (TCRGP) March 2019
National Food and Agricultural Sciences Teaching, Extension,
and Research Awards
March 2019
Veterinary Service Grant Program March 2019
Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program March 2019