Joint National Pork Board (NPB) and Centre of Excellence for Emerging Zoonotic Animal Diseases – Request for Proposals – General Call 2016


National Pork Board & Centre of Excellence for Emerging Zoonotic Animal Diseases


Request for Proposals – General Call 2016

For More Information

National Pork Board website
Application website


The National Pork Board (NPB) Swine Health Committee and Center of Excellence for Emerging and Zoonotic Animal Diseases (CEEZAD) is soliciting research proposals dealing with Swine Health – Foreign Animal Disease. Please read the individual solicitation descriptions for project proposals. See the solicitation description on the NPB website (see link below). 


Faculty members

Funding Availability

Values vary.  There are no exact funding limits for submitted proposals but the budget request should be appropriate and justified for the work that is being proposed. Researchers are encouraged to find matching funds or in-kind contributions when possible.

Indirect Costs

Not applicable

Project Duration

May 1, 2016 to May 31, 2017  

Special Notes

Selections will occur in February and notification of awards will occur late March, 2016. 


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

Internal Deadline

OR-5 form along with application to:

External Deadline

Applicant submits proposal via the National Pork Board website.

For Questions, please contact

Questions related directly to the description of a specific solicitation, contact the staff member listing in charge of the program area. For questions on the submission process, contact Bev Everitt at or 515-223-2750.

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Annette Clarke, Grants Officer
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