Strengthening the ability of the land grant university system to execute its rural development mission

Call for Proposals FY 13/14

Small Grants:
The North Central Regional Center for Rural Development is pleased to announce its 2013-14 small grants competition.  Awards of up to $20,000 will be made to teams involving land grant employees drawn from at least two north central states.  Additional partners from other regions or types of employers are welcome to join the multistate teams.  Awards will be made for work in any of the following areas:

Proposals are due at 5:00 PM (ET) on January 31, 2014.  Click on the titles at the left for descriptions of previously funded projects. 

Opportunities for interested parties to ask questions via conference call are scheduled for Friday, January 10, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. (EST). To join the conference call, please RSVP to Rosa Soliz at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) .  You will then be provided with the call-in information.