This website houses a large volume of supporting materials. In this section, you can search the wide range of documents, videos, and other resources. Also in this section is the agency’s primary events calendar. Please be advised that we are currently experiencing technical difficulties with our webinar application and some of the webinars may not be operational. Disclaimer: The contents of these documents do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. These documents are intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.



Applying for NIFA Competitive Education Grants: Small and Mid-sized Institutions


Thinking about applying to NIFA's competitive education grant programs? Then sign-up for a webinar aimed to encourage applications to NIFA’s competitive education programs from small and mid-sized institutions including community colleges and non-profit organizations. NIFA staff will give an overview of competitive education programs and upcoming Request for Application (RFA) deadlines for FY2021 followed by a panel of recent award recipients. Awardees will share their experiences choosing a NIFA program, crafting and submitting their applications, and managing their award. There will be plenty of opportunity for engaging conversation and Q&A. Awardees will be representing the Hispanic-Serving Institutions Education Grants (HSI), Research and Extension Experiences for Undergraduates (REEU), and the Professional Development for Agricultural Literacy (PDAL) programs.


NIFA Reporting Web Conference - Reporting Web Conference Series (RWC)


The Reporting Web Conference Series (RWC) is a bi-monthly series run by the NIFA Planning Accountability and Reporting Staff (PARS), which seeks to foster consistent, quality communication between NIFA leadership and its partners, including the Land-Grant University system. During the conferences, NIFA explains new or emerging reporting policies and procedures and gives grantees and administrators/business offices at the LGUs an opportunity to participate in real-time Q&A sessions.


AgrAbility - Assistive Technology Program for Farmers with Disabilities Application Deadline


The AgrAbility program increases the likelihood that farmers, ranchers, farm workers and farm family members with disabilities will experience success in agricultural production. The program supports projects between State Cooperative Extension System and private, non-profit disability organizations who work in partnership to provide agricultural education and assistance directed at accommodating disability in farm operations for individuals with disabilities, and their families, who engage in farming and farm-related occupations.

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