Funding

Grants.gov Program Management Office

June 21, 2017

The Grants.gov Program Management Office offers several different grant opportunities.

They offer grants to researchers, educators, producers, graduate students, and communities.


Visit their website at grants.gov/web/grants for more information!


Water Research Foundation

June 21, 2017

The Water Research Foundation is soliciting proposals for their Focus Area Program online only through request for proposals (RFPs).

The objective of the Focus Area Program is developed around research focus areas, problems to be solved, and opportunities to be realized.

The following RFPs are:


Applicants can be faculty researchers at colleges and universities, non-profit organizations, businesses, individuals, and many others.

Visit the Water Research Foundation for more information and to view the Request for Applications.


USDA Agriculture and Food Research Initiative

April 5, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) is soliciting proposals for their “Water for Food Production Systems Challenge Area”.

The goal of the AFRI program is to sustainably increase agricultural productivity while reducing the amount of water used, and preserving water quality.

Just about anyone can apply for grant. Projects will include those focused on research, education, and or extension. Applicants can be faculty researchers at colleges and universities, non-profit organizations, businesses, individuals, and many others.

The deadline to submit a proposal is August 2, 2017. Visit the AFRI-Water for Food Production Systems Challenge Area for more information and to view the Request for Applications.


Southern SARE Grants

April 5, 2017

The Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program offers several different grant opportunities.

They offer grants to researchers, educators, producers, graduate students, and communities.

  • Producer Grant, the call for proposals will be released in September 2017.
  • On-Farm Research Grant, the call for proposals will be released in September 2017.

Visit their website at southernsare.org/Grants/Types-of-Grants for more information!