Beyond the annual funding opportunity we provide through the Extension Risk Management Education (ERME) program and the North Central ERME Center, we want to keep you informed of funding opportunities to help serve America’s farmers and ranchers in addressing risk management on their operations. From time to time, these opportunities become available to fund educational programming for risk management education. We will post links to these programs as we are notified.
AgVets Funding Opportunity – This new program provides grants to non-profit organizations to provide education and training opportunities for military veterans leading to careers in agriculture and the food sector. Applications are being accepted until January 10, 2019. Information on a recorded webinar is included in this funding opportunity link.
2018 Risk Management Agency funding – Crop Insurance in Targeted States and Risk Management Education Partnerships Program. This program is closed for 2018.
USDA NIFA Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) – This program is open to any Land-Grant Institution, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, Private Institutions of Higher Ed and Others. This program is closed for 2018.