Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) - Place to Grow: Agri-food Innovation Initiative

Updated Information

Under For More Information, two additional hyperlinks added: Terms and Conditions and Application Form.

In the Description section, amendment to the second new category reference​.

In the Indirect Costs section, added 25%

To the Internal Deadlines section, added: Applications are accepted by OMAFRA on a rolling basis. If a U of G researcher will be participating, the Office of Research requests that they contact research.services@uoguelph.ca as soon as possible. The Office of Research must receive all U of G required documents, including a signed OR-5 Form two weeks before the main applicant plans to submit the full proposal to OMAFRA.

Sponsor

Ontario's Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) is launching this program under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) for Ontario organizations and collaborations on behalf of the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

Program

Place to Grow: Agri-food Innovation Initiative

For More Information

For additional information, please see the following links:

The Canadian Agricultural Partnership in Ontario

Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association

Terms and Conditions

Application Form

 

Description

The new Place to Grow: Agri-food Innovation Initiative will allow organizations to apply for projects in key priority areas, including:

In addition, two new categories have been added to this program:

  • Labour supply and training challenges
  • Strategic Solutions, bold, high-impact projects that are expected to create a sector-wide benefit

The first application intake for the Place to Grow: Agri-food Innovation Initiative will open on August 15, 2019 and remain open through September 27, 2019.
The second intake will open on January 6, 2020.
The program will include planned, predictable future intakes each year of the Canadian Agricultural Partnership.

Full program details on the Place to Grow: Agri-food Innovation Initiative will be available in August 2019.

Indirect Costs

25%

Deadlines

If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

TypeNotes
Internal Deadline

Applications are accepted by OMAFRA on a rolling basis. If a U of G researcher will be participating, the Office of Research requests that they contact research.services@uoguelph.ca as soon as possible. The Office of Research must receive all U of G required documents, including a signed OR-5 Form two weeks before the main applicant plans to submit the full proposal to OMAFRA.

 

For Questions, please contact

If you have any questions regarding the administration of the program, please contact:

Andrea Ruskova
Manager of the Business and Rural Investments Programs
T: 226-820-2268
E: andrea.ruskova@ontario.ca

Office of Research

Carolyn Dowling-Osborn, Senior Manager, Grants & Contracts
Office of Research Services
519-824-4120 x52935
cosborn@uoguelph.ca

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