Specialty Crop Block Grant Program
NYFVI is pleased to partner with New York State’s Department of Agriculture and Markets (NYSDAM) to manage the competitive grant program for New York State’s USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant Program application.

The 2019 request for proposals will be opening in early January.

The 2019 Request for Proposals can be found here. The New York State Department of Agriculture and Market's press release announcing 2018 grantees can be found here.

2019 Grants will range from $50,000 to $100,000. Applications must be submitted online by midnight, Sunday February 10, 2019.  To request credentials and/or access the online system, please click here.

Grant writing webinars

Grant writing webinars will be held on
Monday January 14th at 2:00 pm and
Wednesday January 16th at 9:00 am.
Register here for more information.

Questions and Answers
Questions about the Specialty Crop RFP or application must be submitted via email to kevans@nyfvi.org.  All questions and answers will be published here.