Updated Capacity programs terms and conditions for FY 2020, effective October 1, 2019.
Updated research terms and conditions for FY 2020, effective 10/1/2019.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has entered into a working relationship with the U.S. Department of the Interior, Interior Business Center (IBC) to issue negotiated indirect cost rates (NICRA) to organizations for which NIFA is the cognizant agency for indirect costs.
Certification of De Minimis Indirect Cost Rate for grantees to sign and return to NIFA when they elect to use the de Minimis rate in lieu of a Negotiated Indirect Cost rate.
The Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program (VMLRP) allows each state to nominate a set number of Veterinarian Shortage Situations each year. The VMLRP Allocation Table provides the maximum number of shortages each state can nominate per year.
Renewable Resources Extension Act (RREA) Planning and Reporting Guide for FY 2017-2021
NIFA's affirmative action plan for persons with disabilities (PWD) and persons with targeted disabilities (PWTD), based on EEOC regulations (29 C.F.R. § 1614.203(e)) and MD-715.
FY 2019 and FY 2020 Guidance for Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Reviewers
In 2020, NIFA will require Capacity grantees to submit budgets with their annual grants.gov applications. These resources will assist grantees in implementing this new requirement.
Purple corn is more than tasty and eye-catching. Scientists at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have discovered a game-changing element of purple corn – it may help reduce the risk of major health diseases.