Wyoming Department of Agriculture (WDA)
Sponsorships of up to $1,450 to Wyoming nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for workshops and conferences that promote specialty crops. Funding may be used exclusively for specialty crop educational and promotional materials, speaker travel, room rental costs, hotel, and per diem.
GrantWatch ID#: 183718
The maximum grant awarded will not exceed $1,450.
Wyoming nonprofit organizations are eligible to apply for a Wyoming Crop Specialty Program event sponsorship grant if they meet the following criteria:
1. Be a registered Wyoming-based nonprofit organization or an educational institution in the State of Wyoming.
2. Demonstrate that the organization is capable of promoting the use of specialty crop through the event.
3. Have received a recommendation from a local agricultural entity that can vouch for their commitment to specialty crop agricultural production, promotion or education.
4. Neither the applicant nor any person (or concern) in any connection with the applicant as a principal or officer are presently debarred, suspended, proposed for debarment, declared ineligible, or voluntarily excluded from participation in this transaction or by any Governmental agency of the State of Wyoming nor from federal financial or nonfinancial assistance by any federal department or agency in accordance with Executive Order 12549 (Debarment and Suspension) and CFR 44 Part 17, or are on the disbarred vendors list at www.epls.gov.
Ineligible grant expenditures include but are not limited to salaries administrative costs or expenses not directly related to specialty crops.
This is a matching program. Nonprofit organizations may receive a maximum of one specialty crop event grant. The total grant award must have at least a cash or in-kind match equal to approved award.
In-kind matching expenditures may include cash, donated labor, rental equipment and other approved expenditures directly related to the event that promotes specialty crops.
An electronic grant application must be emailed to the contacts below no later than July 31, 2018. Applications must be received by the grant deadline. Applications that do not adhere to this deadline may not be accepted.
A signed printed copy of the application must be mailed to the Wyoming Department of Agriculture at the address below no later than July 31, 2018.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit electronic applications to:
P: (307) 777-6651
F: (307) 777-6593
A signed hard copy must be mailed to:
Wyoming Department of Agriculture
Event Sponsorship Grant for Nonprofit Organizations
Wyoming Specialty Crop Grant Program
2219 Carey Avenue
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002