USDA: Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Announces $18 Million Available to Support Research and Teaching at Historically Black Land-Grant Universities
Agriculture Secretary Vilsack announced Monday that $18 million in grants will be available to historically black land-grant universities.
The grants are available through the Teaching Capacity Building Grants program, which supports agricultural science programs while also focusing on advancing diversity in the scientific and professional workforce.
Previous programs funded through these grants include a Master of Science degree in human nutrition at A&M Prairie University and a study on the economic efforts of the Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership on food safety and the environment at South Carolina State University among others.
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