2009 Southeastern SunGrant Center: UT Institute of Agriculture Competitive Grants Program

In early 2009, the Southeastern Sun Grant Center announced the availability of its University of Tennessee Insitute of Agriculture internal competitive grants program. To be eligible for the grant, the principle investigator was required to be a faculty member in the Institute.  The RFA requested proposals for projects with a maximum funding request of $75,000 for a period of up to two years.

In total, 21 full proposals were received for the program from many departments and centers across the institute.

After extensive review by a panel with expertise in all the DOT research priority areas, seven proposals were selected for funding.

Funded Proposals: