Foundation / Corporation
Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR)
07/07/21 5:00 PM ET
Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, educational institutions, and research agencies for research related to agriculture and food. Applicants must submit a pre-application prior to submitting a full proposal. Areas of focus include soil health, sustainable water management, next generation crops, advanced animal systems, urban food systems, and health- agriculture nexus.
FFAR is placing priority on projects that demonstrate strong partnerships and significant agricultural advancements through innovation. To be considered, applications must address and provide solutions to an intractable problem and/or accelerate innovation within FFAR’s Challenge Areas. For further information on challenge areas, see https://foundationfar.org/what-we-do/.
Applications that address the following will receive preference:
GrantWatch ID#: 194503
Up to ten awards
Individual awards will range from $300,000 to $1 million.
All projects must have planned durations ranging between 12 and 60 months. Anticipated Project Start Date: Early 2022
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply Online: http://grants.foundationfar.org/
Scientific Program Directors:
- Soil Health LaKisha Odom (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Sustainable Water Management Kathleen Boomer (email@example.com)
- Next Generation Crops Jeff Rosichan (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Advanced Animal Systems Tim Kurt (email@example.com)
- Health and Agriculture Nexus Lucyna Kurtyka (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Urban Food Systems John Reich (email@example.com)
For questions related to the Seeding Solutions grant program and for questions related to the online submission system, please contact FFAR’s Grant Team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Technical Help Contact: email@example.com
The Foundation for Food & Agriculture Research Offices
401 9th Street NW
Washington DC 20004
The main office phone number is 202-624-0700.
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