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Centers for Agricultural Safety and Health (U54)

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.262
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Letter of Intent (Optional): Sep 22, 2023
Application: Oct 22, 2024

Scientific/research contact:
Steve Dearwent, PhD

Peer review contact:
Michael Goldcamp, PhD

Financial and grants management contact:
LaQuanda Lewis


This opportunity will provide funding for Centers for Agricultural Safety and Health (Ag Centers) to conduct high quality research and subsequently disseminate their findings and recommendations. Projects should result in audience appropriate products that contribute to improving the safety and health of agriculture, forestry, and fishing workers.

Required activities include planning, evaluation, research, and outreach.


Eligible applicants include:

  • Higher education institutions
    • Public/state controlled institutions
    • Private institutions
  • Nonprofit organizations
    • With 501(c)(3) status
    • Without 501(c)(3) status
    • Native American tribal organizations
    • Faith-based or community-based organizations
    • Regional organizations
  • Governments
    • State
    • County
    • City or township
    • Special districts
    • Federally recognized Indian/Native American tribal governments
    • Indian/Native American tribal governments (other than federally recognized)
    • Eligible agencies of the federal government
    • U.S. territory or possession
  • Other
    • Independent school districts
    • Public housing authorities
    • Indian housing authorities
    • Small businesses
    • For-profit organizations
Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $1,400,000 per year
Award floor: $800,000 per year
Project period: 5 years
Estimated number of awards: 10-12
Estimated total program funding: $90,000,000

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through

While not required, potential applicants are encouraged to email a letter of intent to Michael Goldcamp, PhD at least 30 days prior to the deadline.

Tagged as
Agricultural health and safety · Evaluation methods and resources · Families · Farmers and farmworkers · Networking and collaboration · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Research methods and resources

Organizations (2)

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