NRCS is announcing the availability of CIG funding to stimulate the development and adoption of innovative conservation approaches and technologies.
Applications are accepted from eligible entities for projects carried out in the state of Rhode Island.
A total of up to $160,000 is available
for the Rhode Island CIG competition in FY 202 1. All non-federal entities (NFE) and individuals are invited to apply, with the sole exception of federal agencies.
Projects may be between one and three years in duration.
The maximum award amount for a single award in FY 2021 is $150,00 0. 0 0. For new users of Grants.gov, see Section D.
1. for information about steps required before submitting an application via Grants.gov.
Applicants must submit their applications via Grants.gov by 11:59 pm Eastern Time on May 18, 202 1. For technical issues with Grants.gov, contact Grants.gov Applicant Support at 1-800-518-4726 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Awarding agency staff cannot support applicants regarding Grants.gov accounts.
Questions regarding this notice of funding opportunity (NFO) may be submitted until April 16, 202 1. Responses to questions posed will be posted on Grants.gov approximately two weeks before the application due date.
Applicants are encouraged to visit the Rhode Island State CIG at https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/main/ri/programs/financial/cig/ website to learn more about the CIG program.
Questions about this announcement can be directed to mail to:
email@example.com or 401-822-881 8. The agency anticipates making selections by July 10, 2021 and expects to execute awards by September 30, 202 1.