Research Western
Funding Opportunites - Research
Further details regarding this announcement can be found at:

Grant Amount:
Deadline: Dean's: Contact your Faculty Research Office for deadline details.
Internal: May 14, 2013
Sponsor's: May 21, 2013

Subject Areas:

The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with following research topics: ANIMAL SCIENCE - Swine Nutrition; ANIMAL WELFARE - Animal Welfare; HUMAN NUTRITION - Human Nutrition; PORK SAFETY ? Pre-Harvest; SWINE HEALTH ? PRRS; SWINE HEALTH - Foreign Animal Disease

To be considered for committee review, all proposals must be submitted via the website by 5:00 p.m. CST on Tuesday, May 21, 2013. See for links. Proposals will be reviewed by both technical advisors and pork producers prior to the committee selection meetings. Final funding is subject to approval by the National Pork Board and USDA.

Application Details: All proposals must be submitted via the website by 5:00 p.m. CST on Tuesday, May 21, 2013. Go to our new website at and on the right side of the top menu bar, click on Research. In the left column, click on ?Request for Proposals? There you will find the link to the Application Website. The newly revised website now has multiple pages noted by the chevron bar at the top of the screen.OVERHEAD AND INDIRECT COSTS ARE TYPICALLY NOT COVERED BY CHE
NOTE: All Letters of Intent and Full Applications must be processed through Research Development & Services for institutional approval. Requests for Institutional approvals should be received no less than 3 days prior to the posted Sponsor deadline. A ROLA Proposal (bearing applicant, Chair and Dean electronic approvals) is required for each submission.
Western Contacts: Russelo,Theresa M
Halbersma,Joseph David

Sponsor Contacts:

1776 NW 114th Street
Des Moines, Iowa, United States