FY2024 Scientific Cooperation Research Program

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
January 9th, 2024
Close Date
March 25th, 2024
Total Funding
$600,000.00
Award Ceiling
$50,000.00
Expected No. Awards
12
Opportunity No.
USDA-FAS-10961-0700-10-24-0001

Agency

Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA-FAS)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Agriculture

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Foreign Agricultural Service is offering the FY2024 Scientific Cooperation Research Program through a Cooperative Agreement. This program aims to support FAS's strategic goals by funding joint research, extension, and education projects between U.S. researchers and researchers from selected emerging market economies. The projects, which last up to two years, address various issues such as agricultural trade and market access, animal and plant health, biotechnology, food safety and security, climate smart agriculture, and sustainable natural resource management. The program has been supporting similar projects since 1980, enhancing the technical skills of agricultural professionals and fostering relationships between beneficiary countries and the U.S. agriculture sector. The estimated total program funding is $600,000, with an expected number of 12 awards. The closing date for applications is March 25, 2024. For more information on eligibility and the closing date, refer to the funding opportunity announcement.

Description

The Scientific Cooperation and Research Program supports FAS’s strategic goals by mobilizing the scientific community’s accumulated knowledge and technologies through the funding of joint research, extension, and education projects. These projects are between U.S. researchers and researchers from selected emerging market economies, last up to two years, and address issues including but not limited to agricultural trade and market access, animal and plant health, biotechnology, food safety and security, climate smart agriculture, and sustainable natural resource management. Since 1980, the program has supported hundreds of projects to enhance the technical skills of agricultural professionals and help beneficiary countries further develop their relationships with the U.S. agriculture sector.

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