Centers for Agricultural Health and Safety (U54)
Application: Nov 30, 2017
Centers for Agricultural Health and Safety (U54) grants will award funding to operate a Center for Agricultural Health and Safety, which will conduct research and help translate scientific discoveries focused on improving worker safety and health in the areas of agriculture, forestry, and fishing.
Center structure should take advantage of diverse scientific resources and focus on local, regional, and/or national worker safety and health issues.
Applications will be accepted from:
- Units of higher education, including public, state or private institutions
- Nonprofits other than institutions of higher education
- For-profit organizations
- State, county, or city governments
- Indian/Native American Tribal Governments
- U.S. Territories and Possessions
- Other organizations, including school districts, public housing and Indian housing authorities, faith-based or community-based organizations, and regional organizations
Award Ceiling: $1,350,000
Award Floor: $750,000
Number of Awards: 15
Project period: 5 years
Total Funding Available: $13,000,000
A letter of intent is strongly encouraged, but not required. Letters of intent should be mailed to:
Steve Dearwent, PhD
Office of Extramural Programs
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E-74
Atlanta, GA 30333
Links to the full announcement and online application are available through grants.gov.
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