Environmental Literature Reviews

DEADLINE: July 13th, 2020 – 5 pm CST Request for ProposalInstructions & FormatCreate Account/Application Website Notes: The National Pork Board’s Air Quality Task Force and Water Quality Task Force are soliciting research proposals for Literature Reviews dealing with the following Environmental subcategories: Environmental – Air Environmental – Manure Storage/Application Environmental – Water Use/Conservation Contacts: Marguerite […]

Letter of Intent – Public Health Impacts of Live Swine Production

DEADLINE: June 30th, 2020 – 5 pm CST Letter of Intent Instructions & FormatCreate Account/Application Website Notes: Letter of Intent: by June 30, 2020 Proposal Selection: by July 21, 2020 Full Applications: by September 1, 2020 Contacts: Dr. Heather Fowler / hfowler@pork.org / 515-223-2633

Animal Well-being Depopulation Field Trials

DEADLINE: May 11, 2020 – 5 pm CST Request for ProposalInstructions & Format Research objective: Identify and validate improved methods for mass depopulation of swine. Notes: Proposal selection: by May 14, 2020 Notification of grant awards: by May 15, 2020 Project funding: begin by May 29, 2020 Contacts: Sara Crawford / scrawford@pork.org / 515-223-2790Stephanie Wisdom / swisdom@pork.org / 515-223-3534

National Swine Health Biosecurity Review

DEADLINE: April 14, 2020 – 5 pm CST Submitters whose proposals are selected for final review will be required to present the proposal and answer questions via a webinar with pork industry reviewers. Request for Proposal Contacts: Dr. Dave PyburnChief VeterinarianNational Pork Boarddpyburn@pork.org Dr. Paul SundbergExecutive DirectorSwine Health Information Centerpsundberg@swinehealth.org

Animal Well-Being – Euthanasia and Depopulation

DEADLINE: April 16, 2020 – 5 pm CST Request for Proposal Submitters whose proposals are selected for final review will be required to present the proposal and answer questions via a webinar with pork industry reviewers. Contacts: Sara CrawfordAssistant Vice President – Animal WelfareNational Pork Boardscrawford@pork.org Stephanie WisdomDirector of Animal WelfareNational Pork Boardswisdom@pork.org

2019 Spring Call

DEADLINE:  Tuesday, May 21st– 5:00 pm CST Writing Research Proposals for the NPB Want to learn more about the National Pork Board’s research proposal process? Could you use a few tips to make your research proposal more competitive?  Regardless of whether you are an established investigator or a new faculty member, you will find benefit […]

2018 Special Call

Air Emission Study DEADLINE: Thursday, October 18, 2018 – 5:00 pm CST The Pork Checkoff Sustainability Committee solicits proposals in the following area. There is no funding limit for submitted proposals but the budget request should be appropriate and justified for the work proposed. Researchers are encouraged to find matching funds or in-kind contributions to […]

2019 General Call

DEADLINE: Tuesday, October 16, 2018- 5:00 pm CST The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with these categories: ANIMAL SCIENCE – ANIMAL SCIENCE ANIMAL SCIENCE – Swine Nutrition ANIMAL WELFARE PORK SAFETY – Post-Harvest PORK SAFETY – Pre-Harvest SUSTAINABILITY – Air SWINE HEALTH – Foreign Animal Disease SWINE HEALTH – General Swine Disease […]

Research Request for Proposals

Swine Mortality Management and Disposal Request LOI DEADLINE: September 22, 2020 – 5 pm CST Letter of Intent Application Link Selected LOIs will be notified Oct. 2 Full proposals are due by Oct. 21 Novel approaches and concepts are encouraged Contacts:  Marguerite Tan / mtan@pork.org Previous RFPs Funded Research Grants Subscribe to Receive Future RFP […]

2018 General Call

Request for Proposals, General Call 2018
DEADLINE: Tuesday, November 14th– 5:00 pm CST
Proposal selection will occur in February 2018.
Notification of grant awards will be done by April 2018.
Project funding will begin May 1, 2018.
Requests for second-year funding must be resubmitted.