Usda/ars - Stcu Cooperation in Approved Agricultural Research Projects
Project Number: 0210-22310-004-49
General Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Dec 16, 2011
End Date: Dec 15, 2016
To fund research projects, proposal development, travel and general program costs at the STCU in support of the ARS – Former Soviet Union Scientific Cooperation Program. Funds originate from the Department of State and Department of Defense and are used to engage scientists from priority institutes in agricultural projects.
The STCU will fund the Ukrainian and Georgian sides of approved ARS research projects and provide oversight and coordination of these. Individual projects will be implemented through individual project agreements signed by the STCU, FSU institute and ARS/EAD. ARS scientists from multiple locations will develop the proposals with FSU scientists and serve as collaborators throughout the life of the project.