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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 2014.

Table of Contents

FY 2014 AFRI RFAs

AFRI Childhood Obesity Prevention Challenge Area RFA

AFRI NIFA Fellowships Grant Program RFA

AFRI Foundational Program RFA

AFRI Food Safety Challenge Area RFA

AFRI Food Security Challenge Area RFA

AFRI Water for Agriculture Challenge Area RFA

 

FY 2014 AFRI RFAs

 

AFRI Childhood Obesity Prevention Challenge Area RFA

AFRI Childhood Obesity Prevention Challenge Area RFA

Program Area

Program Area Code

Program Area Contacts

Letter of Intent Deadline

Application Deadline

Childhood Obesity Prevention

A2101

Dr. Deirdra Chester and Dr. Jane Clary Loveless

April 17, 2014

June 19, 2014

 

AFRI Food Safety Challenge Area RFA


AFRI Food Safety Challenge Area RFA

Program Area

Program Area Code

Program Area Contacts

Letter of Intent Deadline

Application Deadline

Enhancing Food Safety through Improved Processing Technologies

A4131

Dr. Hongda Chen

February 26, 2014

May 8, 2014

Effective Mitigation Strategies for Antimicrobial Resistance

A4171

Dr. Mervalin Morant

February 26, 2014

May 8, 2014

Identifying and Targeting Critical Food Safety Needs

A4172

Dr. Jeanette Thurston

February 26, 2014

May 8, 2014

 

AFRI Food Security Challenge Area RFA


AFRI Food Security Challenge Area RFA

Program Area

Program Area Code

Program Area Contacts

Letter of Intent Deadline

Application Deadline

Minimizing Losses from Pests and Diseases of Crops

A5151

Dr. Robert Nowierski

March 14, 2014

June 12, 2014

Minimizing Losses from Pests and Diseases of Livestock

A5152

Dr. Mark Robinson

March 14, 2014

June 12, 2014

 

AFRI Water for Agriculture Challenge Area RFA


AFRI Water for Agriculture Challenge RFA

Program Area

Program Area Code

Program Area Contacts

Letter of Intent Deadline

Application Deadline

Water for Agriculture

A8101

Dr. James Dobrowolski

April 17, 2014

August 13, 2014

 

AFRI Fellowships Grant Program RFA

AFRI NIFA Fellowships Grant Program RFA

Program Area

Program Area Code

Program Area Contacts

Letter of Intent Deadline

Application Deadline

NIFA Predoctoral Fellowships

A7101

Dr. Ray Ali

December 12, 2013

February 20, 2014

NIFA Postdoctoral Fellowships

A7201

Dr. Ray Ali

December 12, 2013 February 20, 2014

 

AFRI Foundational Program RFA

AFRI Foundational Program RFA

Program Area

Program Area Code

Program Area Contacts

Letter of Intent Deadline

Application Deadline

Plant Health and Production and Products

A1101
A1111
A1121
A1131
A1141
A1151

Dr. Liang-Shiou Lin
Dr. Mary Purcell-Miramontes
Dr. Ann Lichens-Park
Dr. Michael Bowers
Dr. Ann Marie Thro
Dr. Shing Kwok

February 19, 2014 April 17, 2014
Animal Health and Production and Animal Products

A1201
A1211
A1221
A1223
A1224
A1231
A1251

Dr. Lakshmi Matukumalli
Dr. Mark Mirando
Dr. Margo Holland and Dr. Peter Johnson
Dr. Peter Johnson and Dr. Margo Holland
Dr. Peter Johnson and Dr. Margo Holland
Dr. Steven Smith
Dr. Margo Holland and Dr. Peter Johnson
February 27, 2014 May 1, 2014
Food Safety, Nutrition and Health A1331
A1341
A1361
Dr. Jeanette Thurston
Dr. Deirdra Chester
Dr. Jodi Williams
February 18, 2014 May 6, 2014
Renewable Energy, Natural Resources and Environment

A1401
A1451

Dr. Ray Knighton
Dr. Michael Bowers and Dr. Jill Auburn

March 12, 2014 June 4, 2014
Agriculture Systems and Technology

A1511
A1521

Dr. Hongda Chen and Dr. Mervalin Morant
Dr. Daniel Schmoldt and Ms. Charlotte Kirk-Baer

February 5, 2014 April 9, 2014
Agriculture Economics and Rural Communities

A1601
A1621
A1631
A1641
A1651

Dr. Denis Ebodaghe and Dr. Jill Auburn
Dr. Jill Auburn and Dr. Denis Ebodaghe
Dr. Jill Auburn and Dr. Denis Ebodaghe
Dr. Robbin Shoemaker and Dr. Fen Hunt
Dr. Robbin Shoemaker and Dr. Fen Hunt

February 19, 2014 April 28, 2014
Critical Agricultural Research and Extension

A1701

Dr. Martin Draper

June 4, 2014 Aug. 7, 2014
Exploratory Refer to RFA for details Dr. Michael Bowers Refer to RFA for details Refer to RFA for details

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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