The Tufts/UConn RIDGE Program supports innovative economic research on domestic nutrition assistance programs.
As a reminder, the 2017 submission cycle concept paper deadline is Monday, March 13, 2017 by 5PM EST. Slides and a recording are available for a February 2 informational webinar for potential applicants. Additional details are available below and on the RIDGE funding page.
The RIDGE Program aims to broaden the network of researchers applying their expertise to USDA topics. We seek applications from a diverse community of experienced nutrition assistance researchers, graduate students, early career scholars, and established researchers who bring expertise in another research area.
Full details are available in the 2017 Request for Proposals (RFP).
Important Dates for the 2017 Submission Cycle
Concept paper due:
March 13, 2017
Full proposal (by invitation) due: May 15, 2017
Funding period (up to 18 months): July 11, 2017 – January 10, 2019
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