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


NCR-SARE Announces 2017 Professional Development Program Call for Proposals

Local Foods Impact Conference (April 3/4, 2017) Washington, DC Training Webinar

Farmers Market and Local Food Promotion Program Webinar (USDA/AMS)

NCERA– 216 Webinar Series Which Latino-Owned Businesses Survive? ...

USDA Announces $27 Million in Grants Available to Support the Local Food Sector

National Extension Tourism Conference: August 8-10, 2017

USDA Reaches Out to Growing Asian American and Pacific Islander Population

NERCRD “What Works in Rural Business Innovation & Economic Development” Proposals due 12/15/16

CDS & NACDEP Joint Conference (Call for Presentation and Poster Abstracts)

Book Release: Managing Mississippi and Ohio River Landscapes (Ken Olson & Lois Wright)

NCERA 216 Webinars: The Brown Glass Ceiling? Sept 16, 2016

USDA RD: Rural Business-Cooperative Service Informational Webinars

Call for presentations & save the date: What Works in Rural Business Innovation and Economic Dev.

CDA Explores Arts & Economic Development, Sept 26 & 27, 2016

Engaging in Collective Purpose, 2017 Urban Ext Conference - Call for Proposals (Deadline: 9/30/16)

Connecting Communities Webinar: Report on Economic Well-Being in the U.S. (8/11/16)

FY 2017 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I RFA is now available (deadline 10/6/16)

Competency in the City, Webinar hosted by Western Center for Metropolitan Extension & Research

RSAI Call for Papers - Rural/Regional Development Series (Submission end date June 24, 2016)

Call for Applications: eXtension Offering Four Fellowship Opportunities (Deadline July 7, 2016)

NCERA Webinar: Analytical Resources to Study Latino / A Demographic Patterns in the US

NCRCRD has 2 Research Associate Post-Doc Positions open (Application deadline: 3/27/16)

Cambio de Colores (Change of Colors) Call for Presentations and Conference information (June 8-10)

The Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design™ 2016-17 Request for Proposals is now open; Deadline 1/12/16

NCRCRD New Director Announcement

NCRCRD Small Grants Call for Proposals FY16, Deadline: February 2, 2016

Announcing the new eXtension I-Three Corps program (Due Nov 6, 2015)

Rural Housing & Economic Development Call for Proposals (NARDeP)

RFI Seminar: Fostering Capable Rural Communities, An Australian Perspective (Dr. Jim Cavaye)

Registration Open: 2015 Rural Futures Conference (Oct 21-23, 2015)

Purdue University RIDGE Center for Targeted Studies - Call for Proposals

NCRCRD Policy Projects Call for Proposals FY 15/16 - Due March 9, 2015

The NCRCRD seeks recent PhDs as post-doctoral consultants (Each consultancy is for up to six months)

USDA Seeks application for the Rural Energy for America program

17th Annual National Value Added Agriculture Conference (Call for abstracts) May 18-20, 2015

Registration open is for the Community Development Academy, March 23-27, 2015

Julian Samora Research Inst: Neoliberalism & Public Higher Education Conference (2015)

Save the Date: Cambio de Colores (Change of Colors) 14th Annual Conference (June 2015)

Register Now: Understanding Communities and Their Dynamics

Call for Papers: Neoliberalism & public Higher Education (National Conference)

NCRCRD Small Grants Call for Proposals FY15-16, Deadline: January 28, 2015

NCERA Webinar: Building Relationships through Better Understanding of One Another (10/14/14)

Small Business Innovation Research RFA - USDA/NIFA (FY 2015 - submission deadline 10/2/14)

JSRI 25th Anniversary Celebration Conference Registration Now Open (Oct 30 - Nov 1, 2014)

Funding for Healthy Food Financing Initiative Projects Available (Application Deadline 7/21/14)

5/8/14 - USDA Announces $78 Million Available for Local Food Enterprises

Webinar: Successful Interventions to Create Positive Futures for Youth at Risk (5/15/14)

NCERA-216 Webinar: A Demographic Portrait of Latino Pueblos & Hyper-Pueblos in the U.S. (5/7/14)

HUD’s Office of Rural Housing & Economic Dvelopment’s Rural Gateway

North Central Sun Grant Center at SDSU, applications for bioenergy projects

2014 MCRSA/IMPLAN Conference Proposal Deadline April 1, 2014 (Conference date 6/3-5/14, Madison, WI)

Symposium on Small Towns, Understanding Rural Migration (June 4&5th in Morris, Minnesota)

Dept. of Health and Human Services, Agriculture, & University Consortium Partner in $3M Project

13th Annual Conference Cambio De Colores (Change of Colors): June 25-27, 2014

Wholesale Success Workshop 2014 (Kansas City, 3/12/14) Registration now open

TCU/VISTA Team to foster Econ Dev, Healthy Futures, & Environ Stewardship (App Deadline 2/10/14)

15th Annual Engagement Scholarship Consortium Conference Call for Proposals - Deadline 3/17/14

USDA NIFA Webinar: Highlights of the AERC program area (Rescheduled 1/23/2014)

JSRI: 2014 Call for Papers & Panels -  Latinos in 2050: Restoring the Public Good (Deadline: 7/1/14)

Early Bird Registration Now Open: Community Development Extension Institute (ends 1/25/14)

Webinar: Transportation Limitations, Mobility Strageties, & Social Consequences…12/4/13 12 PM-ET

Rural Futures Institute 2014 RFI Competitive Grants Program (Deadline: Dec 20, 2013)

2014 NACDEP Annual Conference call for presentations now open. Deadline 1/10/14

CDS 2014 Conference - Call for Abstracts (Submission Deadline: 1/31/14)

NCRCRD SMall Grants Call for Proposals FY 13/14 (Deadline: 1/31/14)

C-FARE Webinar: Unraveling Uncertainty in Agricultural Markets with Data (11/8/13)

Call for Applications: LEAD21 Class X (2014-15) Application Deadline: 11/15/13)

Housing Assistance Council (HAC) New Rural Data Portal

Farm Foundation - Free Webcast “Delivery of High-Speed Internet Services to Rural America” (9/11/13)

Position Posting: SRDC, Director (Assoc. Prof/Prof) Mississippi State University

NCRCRD Policy Projects Call for Proposals (FY 2013/14) Proposal Deadline: September 12, 2013

The National Agriculture & Rural Development Policy (NARDeP) Center releases new policy resources

Registration and Information: 2013 Rural Futures Conference ‘Beyond Boundaries’ Nov 3-5, 2013

Register for the Western Rural Development Center’s Extension Sustainability Summit (10/2-3/13)

Register now for Understanding Communities and Their Dynamics - Interactive Online Course

SSRC &NPC Webinar: Making Unemployment Insurance Work Better for Low Income Working Families 8/16/13

NERCRD - 16th Annual National Value-Added Agriculture Conference (5/13-15/14) Baltimore, Maryland

2013 National Extension Tourism (NET) Conference: Tourism- Building Lasting Relationships (Aug 2013)

The 2013 Rural Futures Conference - Beyond Boundaries (11/3-5/13); The Cornhusker, Lincoln, NE

Call for Proposals:Third International Conference on Food Studies (Deadline 7/2/13)

FEMA Calls for 2013 Individual and Community Preparedness Awards Submissions (Deadline June 5, 2013)

2013 Post-Conference Workshop: Best Practices of the USDA NIFA Projects: Food System & Food Security

12th Annual Conference: Cambio de Colores (6/12-14/13) St. Louis, MO

2013 National Extension Tourism Conference (August 6, 2013) Information and Registration

The 15th Annual Illinois Leadership Conference, 6/6/13 Decatur, Illinois

Grant opportunity: interested in addressing poverty, ag policy/reform, farm labor issues, etc.

NADO Research Ftdn & US EDA webinar: US Cluster Map & Registry 5/2/13 @ 2 PM-ET -

Call for Papers: Special Issue - Rural Entrepreneurship Issue, Due July 1, 2013 (AJE)

Webinar: Latina Immigrant Mothers: Negotiating New Food Environments… (4/17/13)

Cambio de Colores 12 Annual Conference Call for Abstracts: Updated Deadline 3/7/13

15 Annual National Value-Added Agriculture Conference: May 19-21, Rogers, AR Registration Now Open

North Central Region County Food Systems Profiles Portal

RIDGE Center for Targeted Studies 2013 Request for Proposals (Deadline: April 15, 2013)

National Energy Extension Summit - SAVE THE DATE (April 29-May 1, 2013) Colorado State University

Community Development Academy, Spring Cleaning - March 25-29, 2013 in Excelsior Springs, MO

Heritage Tourism: Announcing Web-Based Tourism Development Resources

USDA Disaster and Drought Assistance

Conference: Future of Workforce Development: Where Research Meets Practice 9/19-20/12 Kansas City

EDEN: USDA Disaster & Drought Assistance and Hay Hotlines (Resources)