2020 - Conservation, Food and Health Foundation Grants
Conservation, Food and Health Foundation
Conservation, Food and Health Foundation Grants
Limited Submission Program (LSP): This funding opportunity and the Limited Submission Program (LSP) is open to all Texas A&M University faculty and principal investigators who meet the eligibility requirements. Texas A&M and The Texas A&M University System agencies jointly administer this process to select the proposal(s) that will be submitted to the sponsor in response to this solicitation.
Institutional Eligibility: The foundation supports most types of non-governmental organizations that can provide evidence of their nongovernmental status or charitable purpose. This includes colleges, universities and academic institutions.
The proposal will be prepared and submitted by Sponsored Research Services (SRS).
Proposal Limit: 1 – The foundation will not consider more than one proposal from an organization in any calendar year and will not fund an organization more than once in a funding year.
Summary: The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation seeks to protect natural resources, improve the production and distribution of food, and promote public health in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East. The foundation helps build the capacity of organizations and coalitions with grants that support research or improve the learning and generation of local solutions to complex problems.
The foundation supports projects that demonstrate local leadership and promote professional development in the conservation, agricultural, and health sciences; develop the capacity of local organizations; and address a particular problem or question in the field. It prefers to support projects that address under-funded issues and geographic areas.
|September 17, 2019
Deadline for an email of intent including the title of the internal proposal and a one to three sentence description of the project. Send email of intent to firstname.lastname@example.org
|September 24, 2019
Deadline to submit an internal proposal.All proposals for the LSP must be submitted electronically using the e-proposal on-line application system.Be prepared to upload your internal proposal. The sections will include a research plan summary (3 pages max not including references), two-page bio-sketch (per PI), and preliminary budget.The e-proposal site is password protected. Texas A&M principal investigators may use their NetID and password to access the system. If you do not have a NetID, click HERE for help to activate your NetID. You will need your UIN and your date of birth. Once you log-in to e-proposal, choose “Limited Submission Grant” from the Available Grants section.
If you have any questions, please contact:email@example.com or 979.862.2233.
|October 15, 2019
Target date for the notifications to PIs of the result of the internal competition.
|January 1, 2020
Sponsor deadline for the full proposal.
Internal Selection Procedures:
Texas A&M has established a procedure to identify limited submission opportunities and internally select proposals for Texas A&M submissions. Please contact us if you have any questions about the limited submission process.