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2016 U.S. – Ukraine Agricultural Research Competition

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2016 U.S. – Ukraine Agricultural Research Competition

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

CRDF Global is currently accepting proposals from joint teams of U.S. and Ukrainian researchers focusing on agricultural sciences as it applies directly to the following:

  • Sustainable farming practices – soil and water management to prevent environmental degradation from industrial farming or enhance crop resiliency
  • Genomics in plant breeding – technologies/techniques that may improve crop productivity while contributing to/increasing environmental sustainability of farmlands

Awards of up to $90,000 ($45,000 for each U.S. and Ukrainian team) will be made for 1-2 years of research. All proposals must be submitted both in hard copy to the CRDF Global Ukraine office and online through CRDF Global’s Electronic Proposal Submission (EPS). Please refer to the full request for proposals (RFP) for additional information on preparation and submission. For Inquiries, please contact CRDF Global Program staff at researchpartnerships@crdfglobal.org or call +1 703.526.6765.

This competition is sponsored by CRDF Global with funding provided by the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) and the U.S. Department of State.