United States Department of Agriculture

Educational funding from the Department of Agriculture helps provide federal leadership in creating and disseminating knowledge spanning the biological, physical, and social sciences related to agricultural research, economic analysis, statistics, extension, and higher education.




 National Institute of Food and Agriculture K-12 and Higher Education Programs   Funding programs that promote education in the food and agricultural sciences.

USDA/1890 National Scholars Program


Increases the number of minorities studying agriculture, food, natural resource sciences and other related disciplines.