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Competitive Cooperative Agreement Award To Establish a USDA RIDGE Partnership for Food and Nutrition Assistance Research - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

Competitive Cooperative Agreement Award To Establish a USDA RIDGE Partnership for Food and Nutrition Assistance Research is a Discretionary grant funded by Economic Research Service. It's award amount is up to $750,000 and 1 awards are expected. It is categorized in Income Security and Social Services. The grants is open to all (government, organization, and/or individual) entities. The application deadline (close date) to apply is 2022-08-08 (-6 days left).
The following table summarizes the Competitive Cooperative Agreement Award To Establish a USDA RIDGE Partnership for Food and Nutrition Assistance Research opportunity.
Opportunity NumberUSDA-ERS-CDNR-RIDGE-2022-001
Opportunity TitleCompetitive Cooperative Agreement Award To Establish a USDA RIDGE Partnership for Food and Nutrition Assistance Research
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Post DateJuly 7, 2022 (Thursday)
Last Updated DateJuly 7, 2022 (Thursday)
Close DateAugust 8, 2022 (Monday)
Award AmountUp to $750,000

Funding Detail Description

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Economic Research Service (ERS), in collaboration with USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service (FNS), invites applications for a competitively awarded cooperative agreement to establish a research partnership to administer the Research Innovation and Development Grants in Economics (RIDGE) Program.
The USDA RIDGE Partnership will: 1. Provide renewed focus on economic aspects of food and nutrition assistance research;2. Stimulate innovative research on domestic food and nutrition assistance issues by providing small grants for new analyses of the USDA major food and nutrition assistance programs and food security.
3. Broaden the network and diversity of social scientists working to expand the understanding of the economic, nutrition, and health outcomes of participation in USDA’s food assistance programs, as well as of the issues surrounding program implementation and delivery.
ERS anticipates that $750,000 will be awarded in fiscal year 2022 to support this activity. If funding is available, the Research Partner could be asked to fund subsequent rounds of small grants in FY 2023 and FY 2024. This document describes the RIDGE Partnership responsibilities and application requirements.

Dates and Awards Details

The following table shows the dates and awards information in detail for Competitive Cooperative Agreement Award To Establish a USDA RIDGE Partnership for Food and Nutrition Assistance Research federal grants. It posted on 2022-07-07 and will be closed on 2022-08-08.
Agency NameEconomic Research Service
Important Dates
Post DateJuly 7, 2022 (Thursday)
Close DateAugust 8, 2022 (Monday)
Last Updated DateJuly 7, 2022 (Thursday)
Archive DateSeptember 7, 2022 (Wednesday)
Awards Detail
Award Ceiling$750,000
Expected Number Of Awards1
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Additional InformationUSDA ERS Website
Additional Information URLwww.ers.usda.gov

CFDA Numbers

The next CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) numbers are associated to this federal grant.
  • 10.253 - Food Assistance and Nutrition Research Programs (FANRP)

Categories of Funding Activities

  • Agriculture
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Income Security and Social Services
  • No Additional Explanation Reported

Funding Eligibility

Eligible Applicants:
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education

Grantor Contact Information

Grantor DetailAlana Rhone
Grantor
Phone 2026945622
Emailalana.y.rhone@usda.gov
(ERS Work E-Mail)