Proposals may be received from U.S. State Cooperative Institutions or other colleges and
universities in the United States.
Maintenance of Effort (MOE)
MOE is not allowable.
All applicants must have an active registration in the SAM database at
must be met by the closing date of the announcement and will not be waived. Please contact
the program officer listed if you have questions about this requirement.
In addition to obtaining a DUNS number and registering in SAM, you must also obtain
Level 2 eAuthentication to apply for this funding opportunity in ezFedGrants (eFG). You
must submit an online form requesting access. Normally you will receive an email within
24 hours of your submission, if your request is approved. After this occurs, you will need
to schedule an appointment with an LRA. Once you meet with the LRA, your Level 2
eAuthentication should be granted within 2 to 3 days after that meeting. See Section D of
this NOFO for detailed information