Notification: Registration Deadline for NPMTI Proposals
The deadline for National Predictive Modeling Tool Initiative Proposal submission is September 30, 2020. Applicants must have already submitted a Pre-Proposal or registered with the Networking & Facilitation Office to be eligible to submit proposals.
To submit a Proposal, view complete instructions and follow the links at the bottom of the page to download each of the appendices for the body and the supporting documentation.
Failure to address all pertinent information will diminish the likelihood of the success of your proposal being recommended for funding.
Upcoming Important Dates and Deadlines for Submission of Proposals:
September 30, 2020:
Deadline for Body of Full Proposal
October 8, 2020:
Deadline for final submission of support documents
NPMTI is funded under the auspices of the USDA-ARS. The purpose of the initiative is to forecast pathogens in annual row crops through post-harvest analysis of diseases in soils and crop residues. Then during the growing season, the initiative will use field-based monitors that will detect air-borne spores.