Seeking Legume Systems Research Projects for Funding – AOI3 NEW request

Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Legume Systems Research Announces NEW Request for Concept Notes: Area of Inquiry 3

The Legume Systems Innovation Lab will be funding projects in the following three Areas of Inquiry (AOI):
AOI-1 Integration of legumes into sustainable smallholder farming systems and agricultural landscapesAOI-2 Integration of legumes within local and regional market systems, including tradeAOI-3 Analysis of sociocultural and/or economic motivators or barriers to legume utilization at various stages and scales within production and market systems
The Legume Systems Innovation Lab is currently requesting concept notes for Area of Inquiry 3 – Analysis of sociocultural and/or economic motivators or barriers to legume utilization at various stages and scales within production and market systems.
Deadline: Concept notes are due July 15, 2019, at 5pm EDT in the U.S. (GMT/UTC -4 hours)
Budget: Maximum per project funding of U.S. $775,000
Project Award Period: Approximately 47 months ending by July 23, 2023
For more information on this competitive grant opportunity, including eligibility requirements and submission, visit the Request for Concept Notes submission page on Piestar.
A webinar will be held on June 11, 2019, at 11am EDT in the U.S. (GMT/UTC -4 hours) to address any questions regarding both AOI 2 and AOI 3 Calls for Concept Notes. Register for the webinar. Please submit questions prior to the webinar if possible. The webinar will use Zoom software, with additional call in options. Please register and join the call before the scheduled start time as first time Zoom users may need to download software.
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Concept Notes for AOI2 are due 7/8/19.
Concept Notes for AOI1 were due 5/27/19 and are closed.