Republic of Ireland and Northern Irish applicants must obtain pre-approval from Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and DAERA respectively in advance of the formal submission of the combined application to the Agricultural and Food Research Initiative Call
by the US Principle Investigator.
The submission deadline to the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and DAERA for the application is 4 weeks in advance of the stated Agricultural and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) deadline for the respective six priority areas.
Latest dates for submitting applications under the US-Ireland R&D Partnership Agriculture Call 2020 are as follows:
Programme Area Priority in AFRI 2020 RFA
DAFM/DAERA Deadline by 17.00 h (IST)
Pests and Beneficial Species in Agricultural Production Systems
Animal Nutrition, Growth, and Lactation
Welfare and Well-being of Agricultural Animals
Diseases of Agricultural Animals
Animal Breeding and Functional Annotation of Genomes
Mitigating Antimicrobial Resistance Across the Food Chain