USDA NIFA Social Media Communications Toolkit: February 2021

Social Media Communications Toolkit

4-H Multi-State & National Events Applications & Guidelines

Select from the following 4-H Events Resources

HSI Civil Rights Compliance Review Process

HSI Civil Rights Compliance Review Process objective is to provide grantee Hispanic-serving institutions with a general overview of NIFA’s civil rights compliance review process

VMLRP Veterinary Shortage Situation Nomination Guide

The following information is a step-by-step guide for State Animal Health Officials (SAHOs) and their staff to prepare and submit nominations to fill the growing need for food supply veterinarians to serve in areas identified by them within their state.

Nondiscrimination in Programs and Activities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance from USDA

This Departmental Regulation (DR) establishes the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy for ensuring programs and activities receiving Federal financial assistance from USDA are in compliance with applicable civil rights laws, including the prohibition against discrimination in those programs and activities.

Tribal Colleges Review Process Overview

NIFA's Tribal Colleges Review Process Overview

NIFA Tribal Awareness Training

NIFA Tribal Awareness Training

Panel Composition Training Materials

Panel Composition Training Materials

NIFA Reporting System User Guide

NIFA Reporting System User Guide

Sample Language to Request De Minimis Indirect Cost Rate

This resource is a sample memo intended for a direct recipient of a NIFA award who is eligible and elects to use the 10% de minimis indirect cost rate. For documentation purposes, NIFA requests the eligible direct recipient to provide a request for the de minimis rate on their entity’s letter head to the NIFA Awards Management Division - Administrative Point of Contact at