December 2, 2020   •   News

USDA – FAS Funding Opportunity – seeking applications

The Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) notice of funding.

This opportunity from USDA requires a US scientist to partner with a foreign counterpart. APN member country scientists with US collaborators can jointly plan and prepare a proposal to be submitted by the US scientist to the USDA Foreign Agriculture Service.

All applications must reflect an ongoing relationship between mentors and fellows from the Borlaug International Agricultural Technology Fellowship Program; please contact the program manager regarding this requirement.

Deadline is March 1, 2021, 11:59 PM US Eastern time. Funding limit is $50,000 per award for up to two years duration. Includes applied research, extension, and education projects.

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Anyone interested should first contact the FAS Program Manager: ISAAC EHLERS-WEISS : [email protected] to confirm eligibility.