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OR Nursery Research Grant Program

Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA)


Grant amount: Up to US $30,000

Anticipated deadline: The deadline for this grant has passed

Applicant type: College / University Faculty Postdoctoral Researcher Research Scientist

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: Oregon

Location of residency: Oregon

Overview:

Each year the Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) in cooperation with the Oregon  Association of Nurseries (OAN) and other interested individuals award financial grants to support research that would benefit the Oregon nursery industry. These grants are primarily funded by the nursery industry itself through the collection of a Nursery Research Assessment Fee collected by the ODA.

Research grants are awarded annually through a cooperation between the Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) Nursery Research and Regulatory Advisory Committee and the Oregon Association of Nurseries (OAN). Financial support is provided through a research assessment included as part of ODA’s annual nursery license fee. 

Grants are awarded for research projects and investigations directed toward: 

  • Prevention and elimination of plant diseases and insect pests; 
  • Development and improvement of cultural methods that are beneficial to the nursery industry.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • All research project proposals should be for a one year duration only.