Limited Competition: Training for examination, inspection, and investigation of food manufacturing, processing, packing, holding, distribution, and importation, including retail food establishments (U18)
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is issued to announce the availability of cooperative agreements to be awarded under Limited Competition.The goal of the FDA/Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA) Cooperative Agreement Program is to facilitate long-term improvements to the national food safety system by training food regulatory officials to the standards for examination, inspection, and investigation of food manufacturing, processing, packing, holding, distribution, and importation, including as related to retail food establishments.
General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 06/15/2013 (Archived.)
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Office: Food and Drug Administration
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Number of Awards Available
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
As set forth in section 1009(b)(1)(A) of the FD&C Act, eligible entities must be one of the following: 1. States 2. Localities 3. Indian tribes 4. Territories 5. Nonprofit food safety training entities that collaborate with one or more institutions of higher education.
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?
Grants Management Specialist
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards range from $1.00 to $70,000.00