Special Research Grants Program Aquaculture Research

Applications are due by June 3, 2022.
USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) requests applications for approximately $1.936 million available through the Special Research Grants for Aquaculture Research competitive grants program. This program funds applied aquaculture research projects to address issues related to: 1) Genetics of commercial aquaculture species; 2) Critical disease issues impacting commercial aquaculture species; 3) Design of environmentally and economically sustainable commercial aquaculture production systems; 4) Development of climate resilient technologies, production systems, and/or management strategies for commercial aquaculture species; or 5) Economic research for increasing commercial aquaculture profitability.