Notice of Funding Opportunity Summary The Alabama NRCS, an agency under the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), is seeking support from and opportunities to partner with likeminded natural resource conservation partners.
The overall intent of this solicitation is to solicit partnerships
to help enhance the implementation of key technical services and projects for Fiscal Year 202 1. Proposals will be accepted for projects performed in Alabama.
NRCS anticipates that the amount available for support of this program in FY 2021 will be up to $800,00 0. 0 0. Agreements awarded in pursuant to this NFO may be 1-5 years in duration.
This notice identifies the objectives, eligibility criteria, and application instructions.
Applications will be screened for completeness and compliance with the provisions of this notice.
Incomplete and/or noncompliant applications may be eliminated from competition and notification of elimination will be sent to the applicant.
The Alabama State Conservationist reserves the right not to fund any or all applications.
NRCS will accept applications under this notice for single or multiyear applications submitted by eligible entities.
For new users of Grants.gov, see Section D.
1. for information about steps required before applying via Grants.gov.
Key Dates Applicants must submit their applications via Grants.gov by 11:59 pm Eastern Time on May 19, 202 1. For technical issues with Grants.gov, contact Grants.gov Applicant Support at 1-800-518- 4726 or email@example.com.
Awarding agency staff cannot support applicants regarding Grants.gov accounts.
Questions regarding this notice of funding opportunity (NFO) may be submitted until April 30, 202 1. Responses to questions posed will be posted on Grants.gov approximately two weeks before the application due date.
The agency anticipates making selections by June 14, 2021 and expects to execute awards by August 1, 202 1.