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Oregon Farm to CNP Education Grant (Competitive)

The Oregon Farm to CNP Education Grant is a competitive grant which eligible participants can apply for to teach Oregon students about Oregon grown & processed food. Typical projects include activities such as tasting tables, classroom instruction, farm field trips, video lesson production, etc.

The Education grant is now Closed.

The Education grant closed on August 12 at 5pm.  Stay tuned for an update on who the awardees are.


Education Grant Details

 

7/1/22- ED grant goes live!  Two separate grants available:  Mini Grant $0-10,000; full Grant $10,001-$100,000.

7/8/22 - Informational webinar slides posted (application process/general overview)

8/5/22 - Last day to ask question

8/12/22 - Completed Applications due by 5pm on this date

UPDATE:  Thank you for your patience!  As the application process has closed, ODE has now successfully recruited the evaluation team to score all of the applications.  We are currently sending instructions to the team, ans we will notify everyone shortly, and post the results in our next F2CNP newsletter, as well as on our ED grant Website (above). In the next few days, we will update the dates of the next four items. 

TBA - Grantees Announced

TBA - Deadline to declare advance

TBA - Mandatory webinar for all Grantees (1st live option)

TBA - 2nd option for live mandatory webinar for all Grantees.

TBA - 3rd option for mandator webinar (Slides posted for viewing).

TBA - Grantees can start utilizing funds, provided they have attended the training or viewed the training slides, and signed a grant agreement.

​6/30/23 - All funds must be spent by this date.

7/24/23 - All funds must be processed in EGMS.

9/30/23 - Final Report due.



Mandatory Webinar for Awarded Grantees - After we announce the awarded grantees, there will be a mandatory webinar that all will have to participate in.   

We will have two live options to attend the mandatory training for awarded grantees:

(DATE COMING SOON) - First opportunity for live session

(DATE COMING SOON)  -Second opportunity for live session

After the second live viewing, if you could not attend one of the live sessions or you need a refresher, come back here to view the mandatory webinar for awarded Grantees SLIDES. 

After the Grantee watches the entire recording, they will need to sign the ​Education Grant Attestation Form  



New grantees will need to complete the following steps to have an award set up in EGMS.

All of these items can be found on the EGMS webpage. The EGMS team also created a New ODE Grantee FAQ as a reference.​

Due to this project being late, a progress report will not be required.

9/30/23 - Final Report due.​​

​Check back soon for a pdf version of the final report that you can print out for reference. 

The application period for this grant closed on Friday, August 12 at 5:00 pm.  Stay tuned for information on the awarded applicants!