Inviting Applications for the Emerging Markets Program


The EMP assists U.S. entities in developing, maintaining, or expanding exports of U.S. agricultural commodities and products by funding activities that improve emerging marketsÂ’ food and rural business systems, including reducing potential trade barriers in such markets. The EMP is intended primarily to support export market development efforts of the private sector, but EMP resources may also be used to assist public organizations.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 05/29/2013 (Archived.)
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Office: Foreign Agricultural Service
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Number of Awards Available
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Any U.S. private or government entity (e.g., universities, non-profit trade associations, agricultural cooperatives, state regional trade groups (SRTGs), state departments of agriculture, federal agencies, profit-making entities, and consulting businesses) with a demonstrated role or interest in exports of U.S. agricultural commodities or products may apply to the program.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program has cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
Phone 202-720-5588
Website Address
E-mail Address
Financial Information
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards up to $10,000,000.00


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