HomeAbout UsGrantsFormsNewsroomHelpContact Us
Search NIFA
Advanced Search
Browse by Audience
Browse by Subject
Agricultural Systems
Animals & Animal Products
Biotechnology & Genomics
Economics & Commerce
Education
Environment & Natural Resources
Families, Youth & Communities
Food, Nutrition & Health
International
Pest Management
Plants & Plant Products
Technology & Engineering
 
Funding

Integrated Research, Education, and Extension Competitive Grants Program - National Integrated Water Quality Program (NIWQP)

The goal of the National Integrated Water Quality Program (NIWQP) is to contribute to the improvement of the quality of surface water and groundwater resources through research, education, and extension activities. Projects funded through this program will work to solve water resource problems by advancing and disseminating the knowledge base available to agricultural, rural, and urbanizing communities. Funded projects should lead to science-based decision making and management practices that improve the quality of the Nations surface water and groundwater resources in agricultural, rural, and urbanizing watersheds. See RFA for priority areas. www.grants.gov

Special Notation

NIWQP Frequently Ask Questions (FAQs)

Who Is Eligible to Apply

  • 1862 Land-Grant Institutions
  • 1890 Land-Grant Institutions
  • 1994 Land-Grant Institutions
  • Hispanic-Serving Institutions
  • Other or Additional Information (See below)
  • Private Institutions of Higher Ed
  • State Controlled Institutions of Higher Ed
  • More Information on Eligibility

    See RFA for specific details.

    Request for Application (RFA) | Apply: Electronic | Abstracts of Funded Projects

    Solicitation Date (Opening) May 2, 2014
    Letter of Intent Due Date None
    Due Date (Closing)
    July 3, 2014
    Estimated Total Program Funding $4,000,000.00
    Range of Awards $0.00 to $750,000.00
    Percent of Applications Funded Last Fiscal Year 20%
    Cost Sharing Requirements If commodity-specific benefits, dollar-for-dollar match required. See RFA for details.
    For More Information Contact James P Dobrowolski
    Funding Opportunity Number USDA-NIFA-ICGP-004527
    CFDA Number 10.303 INTEGRATED PROGRAMS
    Contact for Electronic Access Problems
    NIFA | USDA.gov | Site Map | Policies and Links | Grants.gov | CRIS | REEIS | eXtension | NIFA RSS Newsfeed
    FOIA | Accessibility Statement | Privacy Policy | Non-Discrimination Statement | Information Quality | USA.gov | White House