Youth Farm Safety Education and Certification
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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number:
National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture
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
One grant in each of the following project types will be
Maintain and market a national clearinghouse of
curricula and resources that serves educators,
employers, and parents looking for agricultural health and safety
Support recruitment, training, and evaluation of youth farm safety
instructors in currently available youth farm safety
Develop, enhance, implement, and evaluate youth farm
Priority consideration will be given to proposals with
partnerships across multiple institutions and multiple
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.
3 awards will be given nationwide.
Amount of funding
Award ceiling: $100,000 per year
Project period: 4 years
Expected number of awards: 3
Links to the full announcement and online application
process are available through
grants.gov. The application instructions will be
found on the related documents tab.
Agricultural health and safety · Children and youth · Evaluation methods and resources
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