The Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CSREES)requests applications for the Regional Integrated Pest Management Competitive Grants Program for fiscal year (FY) 2005 to support the continuum of research and extension efforts needed to increase the implementation of integrated pest management (IPM) methods. The Regional IPM Competitive Grants Program supports projects that develop individual pest control tactics, integrate individual tactics into an IPM system, and develop and implement extension education programs. The program is administered by the land-grant university systems four regions (North Central, Northeastern, Southern, Western) in partnership with CSREES. In FY 2005 CSREES anticipates that approximately $655,000 will be available for support of the Regional IPM Competitive Grants Program Western Region (W-IPM). Of this amount, approximately $420,000 is expected to be available for research projects, $70,000 for extension projects, and $165,000 for joint research-extension projects.
This notice identifies the objectives for W-IPM projects, the eligibility criteria for projects and applicants, and the application forms and associated instructions needed to apply for a W-IPM grant.
Reason for modification: The link to the Full Announcement has changed.
Who can apply:
Other Private Institution/Organization
Private Institutions Of Higher Education
Public And State Controlled Institutions Of Higher Education
Eligible functional categories:
Cooperative Extension Service
Grants for Agricultural Research, Special Research Grants
For the entire Request for Applications document, including mailing addresses and contact information, as well as required forms, click on this link.
If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact:
Department of Agriculture, Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Office of Extramural Programs