Melanie Krizmanich

Senior Policy Specialist
2254 Waterfront Centre
Phone Number:
(202) 401-1762
Fax Number:
(202) 401-7752

As a Senior Policy Specialist, Melanie leads the formulation and implementation of NIFA policies covering the solicitation, negotiation, execution, and administration of grants and cooperative agreements.

In partnership with program staff, she is also responsible for the development, revision and publication of Requests for Applications (RFAs) and Federal Register Notices (FRNs) for NIFA programs. She provides guidance to the Office of Grants and Financial Management (OGFM) staff, program staff, and external constituents regarding established and emerging financial assistance policy matters.