Beef Farmers of Ontario – Request for proposals *updated deadlines

Sponsor

Beef Farmers of Ontario

Program

BFO Beef Research Funding Program

For More Information

Please visit the BFO website for:

Description

The overall goal of the BFO Beef Research Program is to increase the development, adaptation, assessment, and easy adoption of on-farm technologies that help beef producers respond to changing demands, and to quantify and investigate emerging issues of importance to the Ontario and broader Canadian beef industry.

Eligibility

full time faculty

Funding Availability

BFO has a maximum of $200K/year to fund all projects.

Indirect Costs

25%

Project Duration

projects must be completed by December 31, 2018.

Special Notes

Project proposals must fit within one or more of the outcomes identified under the 10 overarching beef research themes outlined in the BFO Research and Investments Strategy 2014-2020

Preference will be given to leveraged projects (1 to 1 or better) using cash contributions, although this is not a requirement.

Deadlines

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

TypeDateNotes
Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal, along with an OR-5 Form to research.services@uoguelph.ca

External Deadline

Beef Farmer of Ontario has extended their call deadline to September 23, 2016 at 4pm EST

How to Apply

Researcher is responsible for submitting application to sponsor in accordance with sponsor’s submission guidelines.

For Questions, please contact

Michael Campbell
Beef Farmers of Ontario
T: 519-824-0334
E: michael@ontariobeef.com

Office of Research

Meghan Grimes, Awards and Agreements Officer
Office of Research Services
519-824-4120 x54807
mgrimes@uoguelph.ca

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