Secondary Education, Two-Year Postsecondary Education, and Agriculture in the K-12 Classroom Challenge Grants Program

Opportunity Type: Grant
Funder Type: Federal
Funder: National Institute of Food and Agriculture

This program "seeks to: (a) promote and strengthen secondary education and two-year postsecondary education in agriscience and agribusiness in order to help ensure the existence in the United States of a qualified workforce to serve the food and agricultural sciences system; and (b) promote complementary and synergistic linkages among secondary, two-year postsecondary, and higher education programs in the food and agricultural sciences in order to advance excellence in education and encourage more young Americans to pursue and complete a baccalaureate or higher degree in the food and agricultural sciences.

Total estimated funding for the program is $900,000. There is a cost sharing or matching requirement.

For further information contact:
CFDA Number: 10.226

Grant Details

Due Date: January 18, 2013
Award Size: Ceiling, $300,000