FY15 Rural Child Poverty Center


This RFA announces the availability of funds for one new cooperative agreement for FY 2015-2019 with a public or private Academic or Research Institution. In this funding cycle, the USDA anticipates awarding up to $2,500,000 in grant funding to support singular or modular (collaboration among multiple entities) efforts to improve nutrition program coordination in States with the highest number of persistently poor rural counties.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 12/31/2014 (Archived.)
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Office: Food and Nutrition Service
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Cooperative Agreement
Number of Awards Available
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Eligible Entities include governmental or non-governmental entities: This Request for Application (RFA) is open to all Accredited Colleges/Universities, and Private or Public Research Institutions. The are requirements for the selected recipient of the Cooperative Agreement, not any potential sub-grantees.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
Dawn Addison
Grants Officer
Website Address
E-mail Address
Financial Information
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards range from $1,000,000.00 to $2,500,000.00


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