The Northeast Extension Risk Management Education Center, in conjunction with the North Central, Southern and Western Regional Centers funds 18-month education projects and exploratory projects annually. The 2019 Northeast ERME Request for Applications is now closed. Applicants will be notified by mid-February, 2019. Awards will fund 18-month projects conducted April 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020.
2019 RFA Timeline:
The Northeast Extension Risk Management Education Center (Northeast Center), in conjunction with the North Central, Southern and Western Centers, announce a funding opportunity for projects that help farm and ranch families succeed through targeted risk management strategies. The maximum amount of requested funding shall not exceed $50,000 for Education Projects and $3,500 for Exploratory Projects.
2019 Northeast Center Request For Applications (RFA)
Online Application System and Registration: The online application system includes a user-based access within the Results Verification System (RVS). To register your proposal in the Results Verification System (RVS), click here. Select “Register” and enter information to create a new account. You will receive an email registration confirmation. If you do not receive the confirmation email within 15 minutes, check your spam folder. Click on the link in the email to complete your registration.
Login: After registration, or if you already have an existing account, log in to the Results Verification System (RVS) using your email address and password which will take you to “My Projects”. To begin a new Proposal, select “Start New Application” and then “Northeast ERME” under All Available Funding. Instructions for each section of the application may be accessed by clicking on the orange tab labeled “Instructions” located in the upper right portion of each page of the application. Multiple users may be given access to your project by entering their email address. This is explained in detail in the “Project People” section of the Application Tutorial.