Niagara Peninsula Fruit & Vegetable Growers’ Association

Sponsor

Niagara Peninsula Fruit & Vegetable Growers’ Association

Description

The Niagara Peninsula Fruit & Vegetable Growers' Association invites submissions of research or service proposals commencing in 2016. Projects are to benefit the grape and tender fruit industry in Niagara and may be single or multi-year in length.

Eligibility

Faculty

Indirect Costs

25%

Special Notes

Total application should not exceed 6 pages.  Single-year projects will require a written summary by Dec 31, 2016 (25% of funding may be withheld until the report is received); Multi-year projects will be reviewed annually via summary report by Dec 31st of each year (a percentage of funding may be withheld until all reports are received).  Oral presentations for both single and multi-year projects may be requested by the directors of the NPF&VGA on an annual basis.

Internal Deadline

Please submit your application/proposal (not to exceed 6 pages), along with an OR-5 Form to research.services@uoguelph.ca

External Deadline

How To Apply

Upon approval from the Office of Research Services, applicants must submit an electronic copy of their application to mpawlus@cogeco.ca by 4:30 pm on Tuesday December 1, 2015.  Late proposals will not be accepted.  An email will be sent confirming receipt.  Applicants will be notified of funding decisions by January 31, 2016.

Information for Co-applicants

If you need to meet a deadline set by the lead institution for this opportunity, please ensure that you provide the Office of Research with at least 5 days in advance of the lead institution’s deadline to review the application, or your proposed component of the project. Please be in touch with the Office of Research (contact information below) ahead of the deadline if it looks like it will be difficult for you to submit all the required documentation on time (i.e. budget, proposal, OR-5 Form).

For More Information

Please see the call for proposals and application form.

For Questions, please contact

Kelle Neufeld
Executive Assistant
Niagara Peninsula Fruit & Vegatable Growers' Association
P.O. Box 100
Vineland Station, ON  L0R 2E0
p: 905-536-5613  f: 905-688-5915  e:npfvga@gmail.com

Annette Clarke, Grants Officer
Office of Research, Research Support Services
519-824-4120 x56927
acclarke@uoguelph.ca