Program Description

Assist the 1994 Land-Grants in developing institutional capacity for formal post-secondary education in the food, agricultural and natural resource sciences. Program serves primarily American Indian students enrolled in associate or baccalaureate degree granting 1994 institutions. Vocational and certificate programs are also supported.

General Program Requirements

Accredited and legislatively designated 1994 Land-Grant Institutions.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

A formula program requiring an application and awarded as a four-year continuation award upon in-house review and approval. Funds awarded equally to eligible 1994s and administered as a grant program requiring annual progress and financial reports. Annual awards average $100,000 per institution.

Program Contact Information

Tim Grosser
National Program Leader
tgrosser@nifa.usda.gov
202-690-0402
 

Additional Information

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number10.221
Can the funding from the program be renewedIt is an annual appropriation
Funding TypeGrant
Entities Eligible for Grant Assistance1994 Land-Grant Institutions
Matching Funds RequiredNo
Number of People Served by this Program (Approximate)5,227
Length of ProgramContinuous
Recurring Base Funding for TribesNo

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