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The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)


Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Legume Systems Research

Campus Deadline:


External Deadline:

May 30, 2018 | 3:00 p.m. C.T.

Web Address:


Funding Amount:

USAID intends to provide up to $13.6 million in total USAID funding over a 5 year period. The ceiling for this program is $35 million.


There is a limit of one application per eligible institution.

This NFO is designed to identify and launch a new Feed the Future Innovation Lab focused on legume systems research and capacity development at the smallholder and food systems levels. The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Legume Systems Research will be a five-year Leader with Associates Cooperative Agreement, awarded to a U.S. University to develop a global portfolio of legume systems research-for-development activities.

A Public Webinar for Q & A will occur April 12, 2018. See NFO for more information.

Post Date: 04/09/18