Agency: Agriculture Dept. (Nat’l Institute of Food & Agriculture, NIFA); Program: Children, Youth, and Families at Risk (CYFAR) Sustainable Community Projects (CFDA Number: 10.500, Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-NIFA-SLBCD-005657); Eligibility: 1862 and 1890 institutions of higher education; Funding: $6.5 million for multiple awards (no match required); Deadline: March 14.
Summary: Grants support educational programs that equip at-risk youth with the skills they need to lead positive, productive and contributing lives. CYFAR focuses on improving the quality and quantity of comprehensive community-based programs for at-risk children, youth and families supported by the nation’s Cooperative Extension System.
Info: http://tinyurl.com/z5e3s6b (NOFA).