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AFRI Program Area Deadline Dates

The Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) encompasses several different Request for Applications (RFA) that contain many Program Areas. These Program Areas cover a broad array of issues and topics important to U.S. agriculture. Important deadlines are summarized in the table below. Refer to the RFAs for related detailed information on Program Area Priorities for FY 2015.

FY 2015 AFRI RFAs Table of Contents

AFRI Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative
(Formerly the AFRI NIFA Fellowships Grant Program)

Download this document to view the latest AFRI application deadlines for the:

AFRI Foundational Program
AFRI Agricultural and Natural Resources Science for Climate Variability and Change
AFRI Food Security
AFRI Food Safety
AFRI Childhood Obesity Prevention
AFRI Water for Agriculture

AFRI Fellowships Grant Program RFA

AFRI Education and Literacy Initiative RFA

Program Area

Program Area Code

Program Area Contacts

Letter of Intent Deadline

Application Deadline

Predoctoral Fellowships


Dr. Ray Ali

Not Applicable

February 11, 2015

Postdoctoral Fellowships


Dr. Ray Ali

Not Applicable

February 11, 2015

Undergraduate Fellowships


Dr. Victoria LeBeaux

February 18, 2015

May 6, 2015





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