Specialty Crop Block Grant

Oregon's Specialty Crop Block Grant Program (SCBGP) competitive solicitation process is divided into two phases:

  • Phase 1, Concept proposal -CLOSED
    • Applicants submit six page concept proposals for projects that enhance the competitiveness of Oregon's specialty crops.
  • Phase 2, Full grant proposal - Invite only - Due May 22, 2015
    • Applicants will be invited to participate in Phase 2. ODA will notify applicants whether or not the concept submitted has been selected to move forward in the process. Additional instructions will be provided.

Submission details

All applicants are encouraged to read the program guidelines outlining project submission, restrictions, and requirements. 

​For those who have been accepted to full proposal process:
  • Submit proposals by Friday, May 22, 2015 at 12 pm (noon)
  • Complete the ten page full proposal 
    • Required format: Microsoft Word, Times font, size 12
    • Letter(s) of support are encouraged
    • Matching funds are encouraged
  • Save files using consistent naming conventions such as:
    • applicantname_fullproposal_SCBGP2015
    • applicantname_supportletter_fromwho2015
  • Submit proposal through FTP location


Oregon SCBGP Program Guidelines


Oregon Specialty Crop Block Grant Program—Concept Proposal form


Oregon Specialty Crop Block Grant Program—Full Grant Proposal form

Full proposal for SCBGP is by invite only. Document




Shannon Brubaker
Specialty Crop Block Grant Program Manager
1207 NW Naito Pkwy, Suite 104
Portland, OR 97209
Phone: 503-872-6617
Alt Phone: 503-872-6600
Fax: 503-872-6601