Fisheries Development and Utilization Research and Development Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program

To increase greatly the Nation's wealth and quality of life through sustainable fisheries that support fishing industry jobs, safe and wholesome seafood, and recreational opportunities.

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Agency - Department of Commerce

The Department of Commerce fosters and promotes the nation's economic development and technological advancement through vigilance in international trade policy, domestic business policy and growth, and promoting economic progress at all levels.

Office - See Regional Agency Offices.

All Regional Contacts are listed in the Full Opertunity found at www.grants.gov as well as at the SK homepage http://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/mb/financial_services/skhome.htm.

Relevant Nonprofit Program Categories





Selected Recipients for this Program


RecipientAmount Start DateEnd Date
Ward Aquafarms Llc $ 297,172   2019-12-012021-11-30
Florida Atlantic University $ 299,949   2019-09-012021-08-31
Alaska Fisheries Development Foundation Inc $ 287,680   2019-09-012021-08-31
University Of New Orleans $ 299,728   2018-09-012021-08-31
Isla Mar Research Expeditions, Llc $ 292,755   2018-09-012021-08-31
Gulf Shellfish Institute, Inc. $ 243,613   2018-09-012021-08-31
Bigelow Laboratory For Ocean Sciences $ 285,740   2018-09-012021-08-31
Manomet, Inc. $ 267,440   2018-09-012021-08-31
University Of Alaska Fairbanks $ 199,082   2018-09-012021-08-31
University Of Alaska Fairbanks $ 114,492   2019-07-012021-06-30



Program Accomplishments

Not Applicable.

Uses and Use Restrictions

Proposals must respond to funding priorities in the annual solicitation.

Applicants should demonstrate an awareness of the fisheries resources in the region over which the resource extends as well as the issues/problems involving such fisheries.

Issues/problems addressed in the project should be supported by industry experience.

Fund may not be used primarily for infrastructure.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant Eligibility

Any U.S.

citizen or national, or any citizen of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Republic of Palau, or the Federated States of Micronesia; or group including State and local governments, except that employees of Federal agencies, and Regional Fishery Management Councils and their employees, are not eligible.

Beneficiary Eligibility

Any U.S. citizen or national, or any citizen of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Republic of Palau, or the Federated States of Micronesia; or group including State and local governments.

Credentials/Documentation

Proposal with statement of work and budget estimate. See annual solicitation published at www.grants.gov for details. Costs will be determined in accordance with 2 CFR 200. 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles applies to this program.

Aplication and Award Process

Preapplication Coordination

A listing of State single points of contact under E.O.

12372 is available at www.hhs.gov/grantsnet/lawsregs/eo.htm.

Environmental impact information is not required for this program.

This program is eligible for coverage under E.O.

12372, 'Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs.' An applicant should consult the office or official designated as the single point of contact in his or her State for more information on the process the State requires to be followed in applying for assistance, if the State has selected the program for review.

Application Procedures

This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards. Submit Standard Form 424, project proposal and budget following the format specified by the funding office in the annual solicitation. Proposals are submitted through Grants.gov. Applicants will need to enter the Funding Opportunity Number and/or CFDA number to access the application package and instructions. Application package will then be submitted directly to NOAA. Proposals are subject to the requirements of 15 CFR Parts 14 and 24, as applicable.

Award Procedures

Proposals are reviewed after the submission deadline in competition with all other proposals submitted. To the extent that funds are available, those proposals judged to best meet priorities are funded. Either grants or cooperative agreements will be awarded.

Deadlines

Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.

Authorization

Saltonstall-Kennedy Act, 15 U.S.C 713c 3(c).

Range of Approval/Disapproval Time

From 3 to 4 months.

Appeals

Not Applicable.

Renewals

Projects of up to 24-month durations will be considered. Proposals for continuing work must be competed.

Assistance Considerations

Formula and Matching Requirements

This program has no statutory formula. This program has no matching requirements. MOE requirements are not applicable to this program.

Length and Time Phasing of Assistance

Grants are not to exceed 24 months. Financial status reports are completed and submitted. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: As determined in agreement.

Post Assistance Requirements

Reports

Program reports are not applicable.

Cash reports are not applicable.

Semiannual progress and financial reports shall be due within 30 days after the end of the 6-month period.

Final reports shall be submitted within 90 days after the end of the project.

Expenditure reports are not applicable.

Performance monitoring is not applicable.

Audits

This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements. Commercial organizations shall be subject to the audit requirements as stipulated in the award document.

Records

Financial records, supporting documents, statistical records, and all other records pertinent to an agreement shall be retained for a period of three years.

Financial Information

Account Identification

13-5139-0-2-376.

Obigations

(Project Grants) FY 16 Not Available; FY 17 est $10,500,000; and FY 18 Estimate Not Available

Range and Average of Financial Assistance

No Data Available.

Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature

For costs principles, see 2 CFR 200

Information Contacts

Regional or Local Office

See Regional Agency Offices. All Regional Contacts are listed in the Full Opertunity found at www.grants.gov as well as at the SK homepage http://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/mb/financial_services/skhome.htm.

Headquarters Office

Dan Namur Headquarters Office: Dan Namur, NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service,, Office of Management and Budget, 1315 East-West Highway, Rm. 14358, Silver Spring, MD 20910 . , Silver Spring, Maryland 20910 Email: Dan.Namur@noaa.gov Phone: (301) 427-8730 Fax: (301) 713-1306.

Criteria for Selecting Proposals

Significance of the issue addressed in the proposal, methodology proposed, responsiveness to published priorities, cost proposed, etc.



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