SARE Calls for Proposals for Professional Development and Graduate Student Grants

The NCR-SARE 2019 Professional Development Program call for proposals is now available. Proposals are due by 4pm, April 3, 2019. Word | PDF

NCR-SARE’s Professional Development Program (PDP) provides funds for projects that provide sustainable agriculture training to agricultural professionals and educators in Extension, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), other governmental agencies, and educators in the profit and non-profit sector serving the food and fiber system.

Projects can be up to three years in duration, and funding level is capped at $90,000 for each project, but projects requesting less than full amount are encouraged. Approximately $900,000 will be available for funding projects.

The NCR-SARE 2019 Graduate Student Grant Program call for proposals is now available. Proposals are due by 4pm, April 11, 2019. Word | PDF

Graduate students enrolled at colleges or universities in the North Central region can submit proposals for up to $15,000 to fund sustainable agriculture projects that will be part of their educational programs. NCR-SARE expects to fund about 20 projects in the twelve-state North Central Region.

For more information visit the North Central SARE website.