MANRRS Chapter Grant program

MANRRS
CHAPTER GRANT PROGRAM

TRAVEL GRANT

MANRRS Chapters will receive up to $1,000

Program Enrichment Grant

MANRRS Chapters will receive up to $1,000

2019-2020 Chapter Grant Program

 

Summary:

The MANRRS Grant Program has two categories are: (1) Travel Grant and (2) Program Enrichment to support MANRRS Chapters travel or programs agriculture-related to the society.  Grants will be provided for, but not limited to – MANRRS National Conference or Region Clusters travel, pilot and existing programs, new innovative projects, and volunteer training.  The grants will require a dollar for dollar cash match, in-kind match is acceptable.

For the full grant details and criteria, download the Chapter Grant GuidelinesElectronic submission required.

Eligibility:

Travel, projects or activities related to agriculture, related sciences, and natural resources – any MANRRS Chapter in good standing with the organization may submit an application, but all applications require an electronic signature and approval by a MANRRS Chapter Advisor(s) who is not registered as a student with the university.  If multiple applications are submitted from a MANRRS Chapter, applications will be rank so the selection committee will know the MANRRS Chapter priorities.

Categories:

  • Travel Grant: Support travel to MANRRS National Conference and Regional Clusters
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  • Program Enrichment: Any project or activity that involves learning about agriculture production, marketing, processing, career opportunities, or career preparation.  Also includes projects that strengthen the understanding of agriculture, related sciences, and natural resources and its role in the economy and society, from beginning to advanced levels.
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Timeline for grant funding:

First Round - Fall Semester

Second Round - Spring Semester

  • Application Announcements Open: August 15th
  • Deadline for Applications: September 6th
  • Final Reports due: November 1st
  • Submissions are due at 11:59 PM PT of due date.
  • Application Announcements Open: December 1st 
  • Deadline for Applications: January 15th 
  • Final Reports due: April 15th
  • Submissions are due at 11:59 PM PT of due date.

Maximum grant amount:

Chapters may submit to the Travel and Program Enrichment Grants, but will only be awarded one grant per academic year. 

  • The maximum amount of one chapter’s annual grant award is up to $1,000.  Chapters may submit more than one application and receive one grant per academic year.  If multiple applications are submitted from a chapter, the chapter is asked to rank the applications so the selection committee will know the chapter’s priorities.  Adjustments to the amount and policy of the grant program will be considered in future years based on feedback from the final report, chapters and MANRRS.
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  • Travel Grant: MANRRS Chapters will receive up to $1,000
  • Program Enrichment: MANRRS Chapters will receive up to $1,000

 

Chapter Grant Budget Template - REQUIRED FOR ALL SUBMISSIONS - download

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To submit your grant application, use the button below.
Chapter Grant Application

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