Federal-State Marketing Improvement Program (FSMIP)


Funding Opportunity ID: 325238
Opportunity Number: USDA-AMS-TM-FSMIP-G-20-0004
Opportunity Title: Federal-State Marketing Improvement Program (FSMIP)
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Agriculture
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 10.156
Eligible Applicants: State governments
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Agency Code: USDA-AMS
Agency Name: Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Marketing Service
Posted Date: Mar 09, 2020
Close Date: May 11, 2020
Last Updated Date: Mar 09, 2020
Award Ceiling: $250,000
Award Floor: $50,000
Estimated Total Program Funding: $1,000,000
Expected Number of Awards: 30
Description: FSMIP provides matching funds on a competitive basis to assist eligible entities explore new market opportunities and to encourage research and innovation aimed at improving the efficiency and performance of the U.S. agricultural marketing system. The 2020 allocation for grants is approximately $1 million. Proposals may focus on addressing barriers, overcoming challenges or realizing opportunities manifesting at any stage of the marketing chain including direct, wholesale, and retail. Proposals must have a strong marketing focus, must involve research, and the primary beneficiaries must be agricultural producers and agribusinesses. Proposals that involve training or education programs must include a research component that tests the effects of the program on the marketing goals. Proposals may involve small, medium or large-scale agricultural entities but should benefit multiple producers or agribusinesses. Proposals that benefit one agribusiness or individual will not be considered. AMS will be hosting a webinar for applicants. Information will be posted on this page as soon as it is available. The webinar will be recorded. Additional Information URL: https://www.ams.usda.gov/services/grants/fsmip
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