U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
02/04/22 11:59 PM ET
Cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, Indian tribes, and IHEs in eligible states to benefit underserved farmers. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Funding is intended to improve habitat, water quality, and environmental education throughout the Gulf of Mexico watershed.
The EPA Gulf of Mexico Division (GMD) is announcing a Request for Applications (RFA) from eligible applicants for the Gulf of Mexico Historically Underserved Farmer to Farmer Grants Program. This RFA is for an applicant who would receive a direct award from EPA and would provide competitive subawards to eligible entities to directly collaborate with underserved farmers on projects within the Gulf of Mexico watershed to support the Gulf of Mexico Farmer to Farmer objectives identified in I.B. Definition of “farmer” can be found in the RFA Terms. EPA plans to fund one cooperative agreement in each of the following geographic categories:
Successful applicants for this activity will issue subawards to non-profit organizations, state and local governments, colleges, universities, and/or interstate agencies on a competitive basis to achieve the EPA Gulf of Mexico Farmer to Farmer objectives.
EPA Gulf of Mexico Farmer to Farmer objectives:
The responsibilities of the applicant can be found on page 5 of the RFA. See Attached Files, below.
Subawardee activities can be found on page 6 of the RFA.
GrantWatch ID#: 200471
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Award Ceiling: $3,000,000
It is expected that grant awards may be issued for up to a five-year project period beginning May 2022.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please submit questions to GMP-RFP@epa.gov.
See map on Page 31 of the RFA for eligible geographic locations.
USA: Alabama; Arkansas; Colorado; Florida; Georgia; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; New Mexico; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Pennsylvania; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Virginia; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming
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