Fiscal Year 2018 NLGCA Webinar
On April 19, 2018, Dr. Ariela Zycherman presented an informational webinar about the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Request for Application (RFA) for the Capacity Building Grants for Non-Land-Grant Colleges of Agriculture Program (NLGCA). The webinar provided more information on application due dates, program goals, project types, grant types and other key information.
NLGCA Institutions may use the funds: (a) to successfully compete for funds from federal grants and other sources to carry out educational, research, and outreach activities that address priority concerns of national, regional, state, and local interest; (b) to disseminate information relating to priority concerns to interested members of the agriculture, renewable resources, and other relevant communities, the public, and any other interested entity; (c) to encourage members of the agriculture, renewable resources, and other relevant communities to participate in priority education, research, and outreach activities by providing matching funding to leverage grant funds; and (d) through: (1) the purchase or other acquisition of equipment and other infrastructure (not including alteration, repair, renovation, or construction of buildings); (2) the professional growth and development of the faculty of the NLGCA Institution; and (3) the development of graduate assistantships.
For more detailed information please see the FY18 NLGCA RFA.