The purpose of this program is to assist NLGCA institutions in maintaining and expanding their capacity to conduct education, research, outreach/extension, and integrated activities relating to agriculture, renewable resources, and other similar disciplines. NLGCA institutions may use the funds to maintain and expand capacity:
Applications that address the national challenge to increase the number and diversity of students entering food and agriculture-related science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines are encouraged.
For additional program priorities, see https://www.nifa.usda.gov/sites/default/files/2023-11/FY24-NLGCA-RFA-508-P.pdf#page=6
Estimated Total Program Funding: