Youth Farm Safety Education and Certification
The Youth Farm Safety Education and Certification program provides grants to Cooperative Extension Services to support national efforts for delivering timely, pertinent, and appropriate farm safety education to youth seeking employment or who are already employed in agricultural production.
One grant in each of the following project types will be awarded:
Maintain and market a national clearinghouse of curricula and resources that serves educators, employers, and parents looking for agricultural health and safety resources
Support recruitment, training, and evaluation of youth farm safety instructors in currently available youth farm safety curricula.
Develop, enhance, implement, and evaluate youth farm safety curricula
Priority consideration will be given to proposals with partnerships across multiple institutions and multiple states.
Applications may be submitted only by Cooperative Extension Services at Land Grant Colleges and Universities (1862 and 1890), including the University of the District of Columbia, Tuskegee University, West Virginia State University, and Central State University.
Only 3 awards will be given nationwide.
Award ceiling: $100,000 per year
Project period: 4 years
Expected number of awards: 3
Links to the full announcement and online application procedures are available through grants.gov.
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