VEGA’s Farmer-to-Farmer Special Program Support Project is currently accepting applications for the Farmer-to-Farmer Small Grants Program. Each Small Grant will be issued as a Fixed Amount Award (FAA) by the Farmer-to-Farmer Special Program Support Project (SPSP) with the Volunteers for Economic Growth Alliance (VEGA) and will be limited to a maximum of $150,000 per grant over a period of no more than one year. Please refer to the Request for Applications (RFA) at http://farmer-to-farmer.org/SPSP-small-grant-2016 for additional details.
This SPSP involves awarding grants to qualified U.S.-based organizations to implement small scale F2F projects using voluntary U.S. technical assistance for agricultural development programs in developing countries and emerging democracies.
Questions on RFA due: 6 PM EST February 2, 2016
Due Date for Concept Papers: 6 PM EST February 18, 2016
Concept Papers Selected for Advancement to Full Application Phase: March 3, 2016
Due Date for Full Applications: 6 PM EST April 14, 2016
Two APLU Members, Florida A&M and Tennessee State, were successful recipients of F2Faward in the previous round of funding.