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The 2016 Extension Risk Management Education funding process is now open! Read the 2016 RFA. Click here for application and funding information. Full proposals are due November 16, 2015 at 5:00 PM Central Time. All potential applicants are encouraged to attend a webinar titled “What you need to know about the 2016 ERME funding process” on October 13, 2015 at 10 AM Central Time. To join the webinar please connect to the Adobe Connect meeting room at https://connect.unl.edu/ncermec2016rfa/. You will be presented with a login screen that has the option to “Enter as Guest”. Enter your full name and click “Enter Room” to join the conference. You will be able to hear the audio directly through your computer’s speakers.
Established in 2001, the North Central Extension Risk Management Education Center funds results-based, producer-focused, competitive grants with funding from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA). We are located at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Serving the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin; the Center provides funding annually for individual programs which directly benefit the agricultural producer through a competitive application process.
Our mission and the mission of the national program is educating America’s farmers and ranchers to manage the unique risks of producing food for the world’s table.
Please join us on Tuesday, October 13th for a webinar to learn about the 2016 ERME funding process. To join the webinar please connect to the Adobe Connect meeting room at https://connect.unl.edu/ncermec2016rfa/. You will be presented with a login screen that has the option to “Enter as Guest”. Enter your full name and click “Enter Room” to join the conference. You will be able to hear the audio directly through your computer’s speakers.
The 2016 Extension Risk Management Education RFA has been announced. Read the North Central ERME RFA. Here are a couple of dates to keep in mind: October 13, 2015 NC Webinar at 10:00 AM Central Time and the RFA DUE
The application dates for the upcoming 2016 RFA Award process will be announced soon. Stay tuned for this information and check back! For more information read the 2015_NorthCentral_RFA.
Progress reports are due for 2015 Project Directors on July 1. To report, you need to log into the reporting page at http://rvs.umn.edu/Home.aspx, enter your password and enter. Any questions? Contact Christine, email@example.com or 402-472-2039.
Congratulations to the Directors of the 2015 NCERME Funded Projects!. There are 15, 18-month competitive awards and four exploratory grants. Each exploratory grant is $3,000 for six-months and awarded with the intention that the project director will apply for a full